Systemic Treatment of Herpes Zoster Ophthalmoplegia: A Case Report and Case-Based Meta-Analysis

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Identifier 20200310_nanos_posters_258
Title Systemic Treatment of Herpes Zoster Ophthalmoplegia: A Case Report and Case-Based Meta-Analysis
Creator Anfei Li, Anika Tandon, Marc Dinkin, Cristiano Oliveira
Subject Neuro-ophth & Infectious Disease (eg, AIDS, Prion), Ocular Motility
Description The role of systemic steroids in the treatment of herpes zoster (HZ) ophthalmoplegia is controversial. We present a case of HZ ophthalmoplegia with close follow-up examination during extended treatment course with oral prednisone taper and valacyclovir.We then provide a meta-analysis on published cases of HZ ophthalmoplegia, reviewing outcomes with systemic antiviral and steroidtherapy.
Relation is Part of NANOS Annual Meeting 2020: Poster Session II: Scientific Advancements
Contributor Primary Anfei Li
Contributor Secondary Anika Tandon, Marc Dinkin, Cristiano Oliveira
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2020-03
Format application/pdf
Source 2020 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2020. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s67h6v1x
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
Date Created 2020-04-21
Date Modified 2020-05-27
ID 1542125
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s67h6v1x
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