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Summary of Panel Discussion about Antiviral Therapy for Zoster

  • Richard Whitley
  • Ann M. Arvin
  • Stephen E. Straus
  • Richard B. Pollard
  • Gregory J. Mertz
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 394)

Abstract

The clinical benefit of antiviral therapy for recurrent varicella-zoster virus (VZV) infections in immunocompromised patients is not disputed but some aspects of the treatment of zoster in the otherwise healthy individual remain controversial.

Keywords

Dorsal Root Ganglion Herpes Zoster Antiviral Therapy Antiviral Drug Cutaneous Rash 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Whitley
  • Ann M. Arvin
  • Stephen E. Straus
  • Richard B. Pollard
  • Gregory J. Mertz

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