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Table 4 Diseases/symptoms cured by of the 68 plants

From: Medicinal plants used by Tibetans in Shangri-la, Yunnan, China

  Number of diseases
   %
Dysentery 11 8.73
Gastropathy 10 7.94
Cold, fever 10 7.94
Rheumatism arthritis 9 7.14
Fractures 7 5.56
Cough 6 4.76
Sciatica 6 4.76
Wounds 6 4.76
Toxic condition 6 4.76
Gynaecological diseases 6 4.76
Promoting circulation of blood 4 3.17
Diuresis 4 3.17
Feebleness 4 3.17
Sterility 3 2.38
Toothache 3 2.38
Tracheitis 2 1.59
Internal hemorrhage 2 1.59
External hemorrhage 2 1.59
Inflammation 2 1.59
Hepatitis 2 1.59
Dyspepsia 2 1.59
Neuralgia 2 1.59
Enteritis 2 1.59
Contusions 2 1.59
Hemoptysis 1 0.79
Pneumonia 1 0.79
Measles 1 0.79
Hemorrhoids 1 0.79
Ophthalmic disease 1 0.79
Cardialgia, 1 0.79
Food poisoning 1 0.79
Ascites, hydropsy 1 0.79
Cystitis 1 0.79
Anthelmintic 1 0.79
Calvities 1 0.79
Chilblain 1 0.79
Antenatal pain 1 0.79
Total 126 100