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Are thorn trees poisonous

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Suggest treatment for thorn injury on palm

I was gardening and the thorn on the end of the Bayonet Palm penetrated a vein. My neighbor says the thorn is poisonous... what should I do? I bled profusely at first and then it suddenly stopped bleeding ...
 

Suggest treatment for swelling and pain in right leg due to stuck thorn

been to village where my sister lives. There are more trees on the road sides especially which will have thorns. One day my mother went out and it was a dry land with heavy breeze in the fields. A branch ...
 

Stepped on thorn and hurt. Pulled, no blood seen. Noticed blister and blood clot. Should I be worried?

I stepped on a small thorn while playing in the grass yesterday. I pulled it out immediately ... under the skin. I rubbed it with some tea tea tree oil. I am conscious of it, but it's not terribly ...
 

How to differenciate between food allergy and food poisoning?

How can I tell the difference between food allergy and food poisoning? I've had several acute ... with all the extras on another. I'm 54. Male. Known allergies, penicillin, southern grasses, trees (from ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen and painful thorn prick on finger

pyracantha pandemonmium bush thorn in finger removed all of the thorn with tweezer some painful light swelling what to do ? ...
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Suggest treatment for swollen forearm after cutting trees

I was cutting mesquite trees yesterday and had a thorn get stuck in my fore arm. It was swollen ... it be infected, or Is it just painful because it was a 1 thorn? ...
 

Suggest remedy for pain in foot due to thorn in it

my husband worked at a tree farm yesterday and stepped on some kind of thorn. It is now imbedded in his foot. i took him to an Urgent Care center who x-ray d it and tried to remove it but couldn t ...
 

What causes swelling and soreness in the finger pricked by the thorn?

Was pulling up a tree/tall/bush that fell during a storm, it s a pretty tall thing but with thorns, grabbing a branch to pull the tree up , I got stuck by a thorn, now 24 hrs later very sore and finger ...
 

How to treat my shoulder from which large thorn popped out?

i had a tree fall on me and a thorn went into my shoulder. the er doctors messed around in there and said there was no thorn. two weeks later half of a large thorn popped out. now a month later ...
 

Tree has poison sumac, dabbed on thumb. Used neosporin. Has rashes. What is wrong?

My Jack Russell Terrier licked a tree that had poison sumac. In his excitement during a walk, he ... roll. Developed infection and poison sumac at same time. Used Technu for poison sumac and then used ...
 

Is extreme pain radiating from the wrist to forearm post a thorn prick a concern?

. Are thorns that poisonous? Should I get this checked out? It s about 8pm and the pain has gone up half of my ...I got pricked by a thick thorn in the afternoon just above my wrist bone. Now I cant hardly bend my ...
 

Suggest treatment for African Sumac poisoning

I was trimming African sumac tree the little seedlings fell off of my eyes , went to the doctors ... for African sumac poisoning what should I do ? ...
 

Rash, itching around neck, back of knees, arms after cutting trees. No help with benadryl. Suggestions?

I was clearing a lot of brush and trees and now I have a rash around my neck on the back of my ... not subside it does not look like poison oak patches How do I make he itch stop. Doctor said don t put ...
 

Suggest treatment for poison ivy rash on arm

I was out in the yard yesterday cutting down trees I don t believe there is poision ivy in the yard . However I woke up this morning with welts all over my arm some of the welts went away but still have some ...
 

Suggest treatment for thorn on the knuckles

came inside to shower that I had a brown piece of the thorn in my knuckle on my index finger. I was able to remove the portion of the thorn with tweezers, within 3 hours my knuckle began to become ...
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i cut my arm on tree branch thorns and im scared the thorns have poison on them. i live in fort worth texas. im also a hypochondriac. am i imagining things?
Hello. I just read through your question. It is very unlikely that there was poison in the tree branch. I recommend cleaning the wound so as to prevent infection. Outside of that, there is nothing to do.
 
is there such thing as a poisonus tree thorn in texas? i scratched my arm and am scared that there was toxin on the thorn?
No need to worry if no symptom.
 
got stuck by a thorn tree about an inch from the Palm of hand,it has swollen and redness has appeared about an inch in diameter all around the prick. in pain
Hello, Possibility of local infection seems likely, clean the area well.Then apply local antibiotic cream and take painkillers for pain and swelling.If symptoms increase or you get fever, you might need course of oral antibiotics.Regards.
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