oa South African Medical Journal - Clinical observations on toxic effects of Xhosa medicine
|Article Title||Clinical observations on toxic effects of Xhosa medicine|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Glen Grey Mission Hospital, Queenstown, CP|
|Publication Date||Nov 1974|
|Pages||2365 - 2368|
|Keyword(s)||Clinical observations, Toxic effects, Toxicology, Traditional medicine and Xhosa medicine|
Toxic effects of Xhosa medicine causing morbidity and mortality were observed among inpatients in a mission hospital in the Ciskei. In all recorded cases the intake of Xhosa medicine was confirmed by the patient or his relatives, but no details are known about the nature of the substance used.
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