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Table 3 Type of treatment given by TH

From: Knowledge and practice of traditional healers in oral health in the Bui Division, Cameroon

Type of treatment provided Percentage
Mouth wash from bark of tree extracts 67.0
Pain relieving herbs 11.0
Fume inhalations(from burnt spices in palm oil) that remove worms from infected tooth 11.0
Softens tooth before extractions 5.5
Application of powder from bark of tree to stop pain 5.5