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Dyshidrotic Eczema triggered by nickel allergy in braces
 
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Published: 17 months ago
 

Dyshidrotic Eczema triggered by nickel allergy in braces


Jessica P. Pellegrino posted this message on facebook.


Just wanted to share that my daughter with Dyshidrotic Eczema went through prick testing -- no reactions -- then patch testing (the North American Comprehensive 80 [NAC-80] version), and had a strong nickel reaction.

We had her braces taken off (is having a nickel-free retainer made, then she will get Invisalign in a few years).

Within a day her rash was noticeably calmer. Three weeks later, it is gone!


We tried endless creams, ointments and diet changes first.

I know not everyone gets definitive results from allergy testing, but we are fortunate to now have a clear direction.
 

 
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