Allergic nickel dermatitis caused by playing the guitar: case report and assessment of nickel release from guitar strings.

Ulrik F. Friis, Torkil Menné, Morten Stendahl Jellesen, Per Møller, Vadimas Verdingovas, Thomas R. Jensen, Jacob Pontoppidan Thyssen, Jeanne Duus Johansen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalContact Dermatitis
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)101-103
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Conflicts of interest: The authors have no conflict of interests to disclose.
Funding: Funding from the Danish Working Environment Research Fund.


  • Allergic contact dermatitis
  • Guitar strings
  • Nickel allergy

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