Corpus ID: 7903601

Allergies associated with body piercing and tattoos: a report of the Allergy Vigilance Network.

@article{Dron2007AllergiesAW,
  title={Allergies associated with body piercing and tattoos: a report of the Allergy Vigilance Network.},
  author={P. Dron and M. Lafourcade and F. Leprince and C. Nonotte-Varly and X. Van der Brempt and L. Banoun and I. Sullerot and C. This-Vaissette and L. Parisot and D. Moneret-Vautrin},
  journal={European annals of allergy and clinical immunology},
  year={2007},
  volume={39 6},
  pages={
          189-92
        }
}
  • P. Dron, M. Lafourcade, +7 authors D. Moneret-Vautrin
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • European annals of allergy and clinical immunology
  • Body piercing and tattooing are increasingly common. As well as the risk of infection and scarring, allergic reactions are also reported. This is the first multi-centre study to assess the frequency of consultations for allergy. Of the 138 allergologists who answered our two questionnaires, 7.9% reported allergic reactions associated with body piercing and 18.9% identified allergies associated with temporary henna-based tattoos. Contact eczema, rhinitis and urticaria were related to nickel… CONTINUE READING
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