Nickel containing appliances are widely used in orthodontic practice. Nickel allergy is a type of delayed hypersensitivity, sign and symptom wouldn’t become obvious 24 ~ 72 hrs after initial nickel contact, making first hand diagnosis and treatment difficult. The aim of this article is to review diagnosis and prevention options for managing nickel allergy.
Sun, Chao-Hsuan; Lin, Li-Hsiang; Hsu, Bilin Spring; and Lee, Sheng-Yang
"Nickel Allergy in Orthodontic,"
Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics: Vol. 22:
4, Article 1.
https://doi.org/10.30036/TJO.201012.0001 Available at: https://www.tjo.org.tw/tjo/vol22/iss4/1
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