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Table 4 Therapeutic virtues and/or properties of Blighia sapida soap in Benin

From: Uses, traditional management, perception of variation and preferences in ackee (Blighia sapida K.D. Koenig) fruit traits in Benin: implications for domestication and conservation

Virtue and medicinal properties Number of quotations
 
Scabies 24 20
Tinea 22 19
Antipyretic 20 23
Antiseptic, dermatosis 23 27
Softening of the skin 20 29
Washing 3 6
Burns 21 24