Herpes zoster and chronic active hepatitis
Two patients with chronic active hepatitis who developed herpes zoster involving multiple dermatomes are presented. This association has not been noted previously in the literature. It is suggested that chronic active hepatitis may be another of the disorders associated with deficient or altered immune response, and that this may account for the simultaneous occurrence of these two entities.
KeywordsPublic Health Immune Response Hepatitis Herpes Zoster Chronic Active Hepatitis
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