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Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

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.
Also Known As:
Ocular Herpes Zoster; Herpes Zoster, Ocular
Networked: 116 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 9 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Pain (Aches)
2. Postherpetic Neuralgia
3. Keratitis
4. Herpes Zoster
5. Conjunctivitis

Experts

1. Gumus, Koray: 2 articles (01/2012 - 12/2010)
2. Völker-Dieben, H J: 2 articles (01/2001 - 12/2000)
3. D'Amaro, J: 2 articles (01/2001 - 12/2000)
4. Zaal, M J: 2 articles (01/2001 - 12/2000)
5. Kim, Tae Hyong: 1 article (08/2015)
6. Kim, Young Shin: 1 article (08/2015)
7. Lee, Sung Jin: 1 article (08/2015)
8. Kang, Kui Dong: 1 article (08/2015)
9. Sun, Hae Jung: 1 article (08/2015)
10. Arenas-Archila, E: 1 article (04/2015)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus:
1. Acyclovir (Aciclovir)FDA LinkGeneric
2. valacyclovir (valaciclovir)FDA LinkGeneric
3. SteroidsIBA
4. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)IBA
5. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel)IBA
6. AntigensIBA
7. Retinaldehyde (Retinal)IBA
8. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids)IBA
9. HormonesIBA
10. Cytarabine (Cytosar-U)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Corneal Transplantation (Keratoplasty)
2. Laser In Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)
3. Penetrating Keratoplasty
4. Intraocular Lenses (Intraocular Lens)
5. Denervation