is there any reason a person would have an allergic reaction
to eating spoonbill catfish & not to other types of catfish, ie
blue, flathead, channel...this person is allergic to turtle meat.
People can have reactions to any foreign chemical. The immune system of
the body protects us against foreign chemicals and catfish may be
identified as a foreign body by some peoples immune system. Some immune systems are
just a little overboard with protection.
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