How many people list metal allergy prior to breast augmentation? How many people have nickel allergies with breast implants?
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Nickel allergy and breast augmentation
Nickel allergy is one of the most common forms of contact dermatitis. Women with this problem have no issues with silicone or saline breast implants. To my knowledge, there is no nickel content within modern generation breast implants.
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