Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: YummyMummy | 2011/08/10

Q.

Allergice to oranges

Dear Doc

I would like to find out if my son, 3 turning 4 this year, can eat lime, lemon and grapefruit even if he is allergic to oranges.

Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

No, if a child is allergic to oranges he should be regarded as being allergic to all citrus fruit.

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