Persistent dilemmas in zoster eye disease.

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Herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) is a common, vision and potentially life-threatening disease caused by the reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus (VZV) in the distribution of the first division of cranial nerve V. Although the rate of herpes zoster increases with age, over half of the people with zoster in general, including HZO, are under age 60. In… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2015-306700

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@article{Cohen2016PersistentDI, title={Persistent dilemmas in zoster eye disease.}, author={Elisabeth J. Cohen and Jason Kessler}, journal={The British journal of ophthalmology}, year={2016}, volume={100 1}, pages={56-61} }