L. H. McCONNELL, M.D.; J. N. FINK, M.D.; D. P. SCHLUETER, M.D.; M. G. SCHMIDT JR., M.D.
This report presents a case of asthma associated with the inhalation of nickel salts. Immunologic studies showed circulating antibodies to the salt, and controlled inhalation exposure to a solution of nickel sulfate reproduced the illness.
McCONNELL LH, FINK JN, SCHLUETER DP, SCHMIDT MG. Asthma Caused by Nickel Sensitivity. Ann Intern Med. ;78:888–890. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-78-6-888
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1973;78(6):888-890.
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