, Volume 15, Issue 4, pp 235–239 | Cite as

Gingembre coquille

Alpinia zerumbet
Matière Médicale


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  1. 1.DU phytothérapie cliniqueuniversité Paris-XIII, Paris-Nord, UFR santé, médecine et biologie humaineBobigny cedexFrance

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