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… (More)

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2012
2012
Herpes zoster (HZ) is a common diagnosis in the emergency department, but herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) is a rare form of… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE To investigate the risk of stroke development following a diagnosis of herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO). METHODS Data… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) is a common condition occurring mostly in healthy people. Approximately 50% of HZO… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Optic neuritis in herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) has been reported rarely. We report two cases of HZO optic neuritis… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE The objective was to describe the complications and outcomes of herpes zoster ophthalmicus in a population of young… (More)
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1992
1992
BACKGROUND Reports on the natural history of herpes zoster ophthalmicus stress its high morbidity related to vicious scars on… (More)
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1985
1985
Of 94 patients with acute herpes zoster ophthalmicus who were seen during a six-year period, 61 had corneal involvement. The… (More)
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1985
1985
A case of herpes zoster ophthalmicus was followed, after a latent period of four weeks, by contralateral hemiparesis. An attempt… (More)
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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… (More)
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1977
1977
A 48-year-old man developed left hemiparesis nine weeks after herpes zoster skin lesions had appeared over the right forehead… (More)
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