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Evidence suggests that reduced immunity allows for the reactivation of VZV and causes HZ.
This page contains a comprehensive list of vaccine monographs and clinical charts related to shingles.
Overview1,2 Shingles (herpes zoster infection) is an infection caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox—varicella zoster. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 99.5% of Americans born in 1980 or earlier have had chickenpox, usually in childhood or adolescence, even if they don’t recall the experience. The herpes zoster virus stays…
Researchers sought to determine the frequency and uncommon ocular manifestations of herpes zoster infection.
Researchers sought to examine the association between atopic dermatitis and herpes zoster infection.
Investigators report findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis evaluating outcomes associated with pulsed radiofrequency treatment among patients with herpes zoster-related trigeminal neuralgia.