Metal sensitivity

The prevalence among the general population is approximately 10-15%.

Nickel is the most common metal sensitizer in humans followed by cobalt.

Metal allergies estimated for nickel range from 3% in men and 17% in women

Allergy to chromium or cobalt ranges from 1-2% prevalence.

Metal allergies can be seen with Julie rate, occupational exposure as in mining or construction industries, phones and metal prsthetics.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *