RECURRENCE OF HERPES ZOSTER IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT ADULT MALE

Naeem Raza, Pervaiz Iqbal, Javed Anwer

Abstract


Repeated and disseminated eruptions of herpes zoster are frequently detected in
immunocompromised patients, but are rare in immuno-competent individuals. We report a case of
recurrent herpes zoster in a young healthy male, who redeveloped herpes zoster in a different
dermatome after one year.
Keywords: Herpes Zoster, Recurrent, Immunocompetent.

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