Neurologic Complications of the Reactivation of Varicella-Zoster Virus

N Engl J Med. 2000 Mar 2;342(9):635-45. doi: 10.1056/NEJM200003023420906.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Antiviral Agents / therapeutic use
  • Central Nervous System Diseases / etiology*
  • Chickenpox / complications*
  • DNA, Viral
  • Encephalitis / etiology
  • Ganglia / virology
  • Herpes Zoster / etiology*
  • Herpes Zoster / therapy
  • Herpesvirus 3, Human / genetics
  • Herpesvirus 3, Human / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Meningitis, Aseptic / virology
  • Neuralgia / etiology*
  • Neuralgia / therapy
  • Virus Activation*
  • Virus Latency

Substances

  • Antiviral Agents
  • DNA, Viral