Dermatology Online Journal
Herpes zoster in a 2-year-old vaccinated against varicella
- Author(s): Ulman, Catherine A
- Trevino, Julian J
- Gandhi, Rishi K
- et al.
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.