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Herpes zoster

50 yrs male with such lesions on forehead and also involving eye since 4 days... wat is the diagnosis and treatment?


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Herpes zoster ophthalmicus Start tab Acyclovir 800 mg 5 times daily for 10 days Use ganciclovir eye oinment three four times daily over rash Tab Pregabalin 75 mg twice a day Eye drop Moxifloxacin threee times a day

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Herpes zoster opthalimicus Acyclovir orally. Azithro 5oo mg od Diclo PCM TDS Levocet 5mg bd. Multivitamin and antioxidants orally. Acyclovir+ xylocaine gel locally bd. Eye drops locally. Keep area clean and covered with sterile gauge. Protect against exposure to extreme bad weather conditions.

Thanks Dr kute Ankush

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Verruca varicella zoster opthalmicus Rx tab azithromycin 500mg 1od Tab Levocetrizine5mg 1bd Tab acyclovir 800mg 5times a day Locally acyclovir eye oint

Thanx dr Taimoor dr Taimoor

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Herpes Zoster Opthalmicus Acyclovir cap 400 mg 5 times daily Acyclovir oint locally Tab Gabapentine 300 mg b d

Hzo.oral and topical acyclovir.moxifloxacin eye drops.

Herpez Zoster

Tnx "Dr.Partha Sarathi Sir"

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Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

H.zoster ophthalmicus


Shingles. Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus (HZO), commonly known as shingles, is a viral disease characterized by a painful skin rash in one or more dermatome distributions of the fifth cranial nerve, shared by the eye and orbit.

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