Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Stan | 2009/09/13

Q.

allergic reaction to cactus

my daughter and her friend touched and played with a cactus in the garden and touched the milky white substance.is this poisonous.it seems they both have blisters and some swellng after touching this substance which may have come into contat with the skin and possibly entered the bloodstream through a wound or opening.has anyone experienced this

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Paediatrician

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