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Table 7 Preference ranking of MPs used to treat malignancies in humans

From: Medicinal plants used by traditional healers to treat malignancies and other human ailments in Dalle District, Sidama Zone, Ethiopia

Informants MPs
Zanthoxylum chalybeum (Gadda) Olea capensis (Seettaame) Bersama abyssinica (Xeweerrakko) Sideroxylon oxyacanthum (Bunguude) Dovyalis abyssinica (Shiilo)
1 4 1 2 5 3
2 4 3 1 5 2
3 5 2 1 4 3
4 2 1 5 3 4
5 4 2 3 5 1
6 5 1 2 4 3
Total 24 10 14 26 16
Rank 2nd 5th 4th 1st 3rd