Clinical Review
Volume 4 Issue 9 - 2021
Zoster Duplex Unilateralis - A Series of Ten Immunocompetent Cases
Vibhor Goyal1* and Shweta Sharma2
1Fellowship Cosmetology (MUHS), Private Clinic, Kota, Rajasthan, India
2MD (Pathology), Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
*Corresponding Author: Vibhor Goyal, Fellowship Cosmetology (MUHS), Private Clinic, Kota, Rajasthan, India.
Received: August 23, 2021; Published: August 30, 2021




Abstract

Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV) causes Herpes Zoster (HZ) or Shingles. VZV is also responsible for the causation of Chickenpox. Chickenpox is the primary infection; a self-limiting illness usually observed in children. Reactivation of the latent VZV causes HZ. Multi dermatome involvement is rare in an immunocompetent person.

Keywords: Herpes Zoster; Immune Competent; Multidermatome; Superficial Cervical Plexus; Trigeminal Nerve

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Citation: Vibhor Goyal and Shweta Sharma. “Zoster Duplex Unilateralis - A Series of Ten Immunocompetent Cases”. EC Clinical and Medical Case Reports 4.9 (2021): 35-46.

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