Where Does Star Fruit Come from?

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Star fruit is cultivated in Thailand, Southeast Asia, Australia and South America. The right name for the fruit is carambola. The fruit is rich in antioxidants and vitamin C. However, people with renal problems are not able to filter out certain neurotoxins that it contains; this leads to convulsions and twitching of muscles.
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