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Case Report
Published On: February 8, 2021

Herpes Zoster Ophtalmicus in a Immunocompetent Child as Primary Presentation

Er-Rachiq I*, Boubsir R, Jatik B, Mchachi A, Benhmidoune L, Chakib A, Rachid R, Elbelhadji M, Nassid M, Amenzoui N and Bousfiha AA
Purpose: To report a new case of herpes zoster in an immunocompetent pediatric patient. Case Report: A previously healthy 6 year-old boy, with the medical history revealed no anterior vaccination against VZV but a maternal varicella during the pregnancy. He consults on our Emergency Department for a diffuse vesicular skin eruption, particularly covering the left forehead, a blurry vision, photophobia and a left-sided headache....