Clinical evaluation of patients referred with symptoms related to oral galvanism.

@article{Axll1983ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical evaluation of patients referred with symptoms related to oral galvanism.},
  author={Tony E Ax{\'e}ll and Krister Nilner and Berit Nilsson},
  journal={Swedish dental journal},
  year={1983},
  volume={7 5},
  pages={169-78}
}
Sixty-eight consecutive patients (9 males, 59 females) referred for symptoms alleged to be caused by oral galvanism were investigated according to a standardized examination program including clinical examination, epicutaneous patch test with dental materials, haematologic screening, salivary test, calculation of currents created at metallic contacts between restorative materials and testing of electrical taste thresholds. No clinical entity could be identified but recognized clinical… CONTINUE READING