Herpes zosterpoints to note

• Trigeminal zoster may affect:

the ophthalmic nerve (causing severe conjunctivitis) the maxillary nerve (causing vesicles on the uvula or tonsils)

the mandibular nerve (causing vesicles on the floor of the mouth and on the tongue)

• Disseminated zoster is a severe illness presenting with widespread lesions. Visceral lesions may present with pleuritic or abdominal pain

• Extensive and haemorrhagic vesicles may develop in patients with AIDS

Mandibular zoster

Ophthalmic zoster

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