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Plate 8-Herpes zoster

Plate 8-Herpes zoster

Title

Plate 8-Herpes zoster

Subject

Description

Clusters of vesicles on an inflammatory base due to reactivation of varicella zoster virus latent in dorsal root ganglia. The distribution pattern is dermatomal.

Source

Atlas of portraits of diseases of the skin

Publisher

New Sydenham Society

Date

1860-1884

Rights

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Format

Still image

Identifier

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/1859678

Citation

“Plate 8-Herpes zoster,” Online Exhibits@Yale, accessed August 20, 2019, http://exhibits.library.yale.edu/document/9301.

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