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Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

Known as: Ophthalmic zoster, herpes zoster ophthalmic, Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus [Disease/Finding] 
Virus infection of the Gasserian ganglion and its nerve branches characterized by pain and vesicular eruptions with much swelling. Ocular involvement… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Background Patients who develop herpes zoster or herpes zoster ophthalmicus may be at risk for cerebrovascular and cardiac… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Herpes zoster is common and vaccine preventable. Stroke risk may be increased following zoster, but evidence is sparse… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE Herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO), thought to be a unilateral disease, results in loss of corneal sensation, leading to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Varicella zoster virus-induced vasculopathy and postherpes zoster attack stroke syndromes have been… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
  • Antonio Volpi
  • Herpes : the journal of the IHMF
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 25619628
The usual presentation of herpes zoster is as a self-limiting vesicular rash, often accompanied by post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Varicella zoster virus (VZV) causes varicella (chickenpox), remains dormant in dorsal root and cranial nerve ganglia and can be… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Herpes zoster ophthalmicus occurs when the varicella-zoster virus is reactivated in the ophthalmic division of the trigeminal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Herpes zoster (shingles) develops in as many as 20% of all persons [1]. The characteristic zoster rash is often accompanied by… Expand
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1983
1983
Of 86 patients with herpes zoster ophthalmicus seen at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, from 1975 to 1980, 61 had some form of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
To the Editor.— The article by Pratesi et al in theArchives(34:640-641, 1977) illustrates well the intracranial arteritis that… Expand
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