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Varicella Zoster Virus: Clinical Manifestations. Taylor Wofford March 8, 2010. Human herpesviridae family. HHV-1: Herpes simplex virus -1 HHV-2: Herpes simplex virus -2 HHV-3: Varicella zoster virus HHV-4: Ebstein-Barr Virus HHV-5: Cytomegalovirus

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human herpesviridae family
Human herpesviridae family
  • HHV-1: Herpes simplex virus -1
  • HHV-2: Herpes simplex virus -2
  • HHV-3: Varicella zoster virus
  • HHV-4: Ebstein-Barr Virus
  • HHV-5: Cytomegalovirus
  • HHV-6: Roseolovirus, herpes lymphotropic virus
  • HHV-7: Roseolovirus
  • HHV-8: Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated virus
secondary manifestations
Rash: papulesvesicles (dermatomal)

Acute neuritis

Zoster sine herpete ?

Postherpetic neuralgia

Herpes zoster ophthalmicus

Acute retinal necrosis

Ramsay Hunt Syndrome (herpes zoster oticus)

Aseptic meningitis

Encephalitis

Peripheral motor neuropathy

Myelitis

Stroke syndromes

Disseminated VZV

Secondary Manifestations
treatment
Treatment
  • Acyclovir IV
  • Valacyclovir (Valtrex) po
  • Best within 48 hrs of rash
  • Foscarnet IV
  • Prevention: varicella vaccine (Varivax, 1995), shingles vaccine (Zostavax, 2006)
bibliography
Bibliography
  • Up to Date
  • Herpes zoster ophthalmicus with Hutchinson sign. Image courtesy of C. Stephen Foster, MD, Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institute, Harvard Medical School.
  • R. Meher, S. Varshney, P. Gupta & R. Srivastava : Herpes Zoster Oticus With Ménière's Syndrome Complex . The Internet Journal of Otorhinolaryngology. 2006 Volume 4 Number 2