| ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION
|Year : 1985 | Volume
| Issue : 3 | Page : 148--150
Contact Dermatitis to Metals in Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
NL Sharma, RC Sharma
Metal dermatitis accounted for 13% of the total contact dermatitis cases and about 0.17% of the total outpatient attendance. Nickel was the commonest sensitizer (34.90%). Cobalt, copper, aluminum and iron sensitivity was seen in 13.6%, 6.8%, 2.3% and 4.5% cases respectively. There was a complete absence of chromate sensitivity.
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