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Old 07-17-2012, 04:18 AM
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Default Please be careful when cutting corals. Palytoxin in the eye

this is what can happen when you are not careful when cutting zoos / palys

unbelievable pain. eye infections and horrible visibility and headaches for 3 weeks.

PLEASE wear goggles when cutting! I learned the hard way

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Old 07-17-2012, 05:09 AM
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Glad you survived...there are several antedotal incidences of paly toxin poisoning. And there is one doubter...just watching to see that members response
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Old 07-17-2012, 06:43 AM
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And there is one doubter...just watching to see that members response


im surprised theres no response yet lol:P


always be safe you never know whats in what glad your ok dude
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Old 07-17-2012, 12:38 PM
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this palytoxin poisoning is not only in corals
here is research on the internet and the history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palytoxin
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Old 07-17-2012, 01:56 PM
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Holy crap!
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:09 PM
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same thing happened to me a few months ago.....
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