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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



Ulmus rubra  listen  (UL-mus ROO-bruh)

  The inner bark of this plant has been used in some cultures to treat certain medical problems. It may have antioxidant effects. Also called gray elm, Indian elm, red elm, slippery elm, sweet elm, and Ulmus fulva.