Vaccination against herpes zoster, small RNA against ALS and IgG antibodies in stiff-person syndrome

Abstract

It is well known that the risk of suffering from herpes zoster and, more importantly, postherpetic neuralgia increases with age. Symptomatic treatment of postherpetic neuralgia is difficult. Therefore, a new approach to prevent reactivation of varicella-zoster viral infection by vaccination in the elderly is very promising – as was shown in a recent article… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00415-005-0948-z

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@article{Strupp2005VaccinationAH, title={Vaccination against herpes zoster, small RNA against ALS and IgG antibodies in stiff-person syndrome}, author={Prof. Dr. med. Michael Strupp}, journal={Journal of Neurology}, year={2005}, volume={252}, pages={869-871} }