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Herpes zoster in a 2-year-old vaccinated against varicella

  • Author(s): Ulman, Catherine A
  • Trevino, Julian J
  • Gandhi, Rishi K
  • et al.
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Abstract

Herpes zoster is uncommon in the pediatric population. We report a case of herpes zoster in a 2-year-old boy who received the live attenuated varicella zoster virus vaccination at his 12-month pediatric visit. The child was treated with acyclovir and recovered without complications.

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