Nickel is a heavy metal, a trace element and a toxic substance (HB or Serum or urine). It is used in the metal industry, stainless steel processing, grease and oil. Also in the jewelry industry and in electroplating.
Chronic nickel poisoning is characterized by: allergy, skin and mucous membrane reactions. At high concentrations it can also be carcinogenic.
An increase in nickel in the blood (serum) is also found in severe burns, heart attack and stroke.
This test can be done from either blood or urine, please specify your preference in "comments" during the ordering process.
It is also possible to test the IgE antibodies to test if there is a nickel allergy.