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Genital Piercing or Nickel?
Byroney_WebMD_Staff posted:
Thinking about getting a Genital Piercing? Ever wondered what Prince Albert, a VCH, a Dydoe, or a Triangle? Read the article and find out the answers to those questions, plus piercing care and more!

Wondering if you might have an allergy to Nickel Jewelry? You might be surprised to find it's in watches, zippers, body piercings, and more, so if you've had rash and itching after wearing silver-colored items, you may want to read this.

Do you have a piercing? Are you considering one? What about a nickel or other metal allergy?



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Byroney_WebMD_Staff responded:
"Have you ever had problems finding jewelry that you can wear without it causing you to breakout in an itchy, sometimes blister-like rash anywhere the metal touched?" If you want to learn more, read this great article on Nickel Allergies from our Health Expert, Dr. Susan Evans.


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