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Table 3 Holistic healing through apitherapy (after Gupta & Stangaciu [28])

From: Therapeutic arthropods and other, largely terrestrial, folk-medicinally important invertebrates: a comparative survey and review

Category of medical problems Number of treatable conditions per category
Allergies - 4
Cancers, neoplasms & tumours - 8
Cardiovascular conditions - 24
Endocrine conditions - 10
Eye problems - 12
Fever& other whole body conditions - 3
Haematological problems - 4
Immune system disorders/AIDS - 7
Infections & viral diseases - 7
Kidney & urogenital problems - 16
Metabolic & digestive problems/liver - 15
Muscular skeletal problems - 4
Neurological diseases/mental problems - 19
Nose, ear & throat conditions - 26
Respiratory problems - 19
Rheumatology - 23
Sexual disorders - 6
Skin conditions - 43
Teeth/dental problems - 14
Traumas - 4