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Descriptor English:   Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus 
Descriptor Spanish:   Herpes Zóster Oftálmico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Herpes Zoster Oftálmico 
Synonyms English:   Herpes Zoster, Ocular
Ocular Herpes Zoster  
Tree Number:   C02.256.466.930.750.466
Definition English:   Virus infection of the Gasserian ganglion and its nerve branches characterized by pain and vesicular eruptions with much swelling. Ocular involvement is usually heralded by a vesicle on the tip of the nose. This area is innervated by the nasociliary nerve. 
Indexing Annotation English:   caused by human herpesvirus 3 (OCULAR HERPES ZOSTER VIRUS see HERPESVIRUS 3, HUMAN)
History Note English:   90; was HERPES ZOSTER, OCULAR 1963-89 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
TM transmission UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   28288 
Unique Identifier:   D006563 

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