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Table 4 Use of vegetal remedies for different camel diseases among the Sahrawi

From: Ethnoveterinary of Sahrawi pastoralists of Western Sahara: camel diseases and remedies

Camel disease/condition Frequency (%)
Mange 16 (19.8)
Wounds, skin ulcers and infections 12 (14.8)
Mastitis 12 (14.8)
Food supplement strengthener, nutraceutical 7 (8.6)
Diarrhoea, colic, digestive problems 7 (8.6)
Camelpox 5 (6.1)
Respiratory problems 4 (5.0)
Ticks, fleas, snakebites and scorpion stings 4 (5.0)
Intestinal parasites 3 (3.7)
Buguashish 3 (3.7)
Other skin parasitosis and dermatomycosis (e.g., tinea) 2 (2.5)
Reproductive problems (e.g., prolapse, abortion) 2 (2.5)
Aulisis 2 (2.5)
Ghtaan (overwork syndrome) 1 (1.2)
Duda syndrome 1 (1.2)
TOT 81 (100.0)