Titanium is notable for its biocompatibility and is used as biologic implant material across surgical specialties, especially in metal-sensitive individuals. However, rare cases of titanium hypersensitivity reactions are reported in the literature. This article discusses the properties and biological behavior of titanium and provides a thorough review of the literature on reported cases, diagnostic techniques, and approach to management of titanium hypersensitivity.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||19|
|Journal||Dermatitis : contact, atopic, occupational, drug|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2015|
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