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Disease Neuralgia, Postherpetic

Name Neuralgia, Postherpetic
Synonym Postherpetic Neuralgia
Definition Pain in nerves, frequently involving facial SKIN, resulting from the activation the latent varicella-zoster virus (HERPESVIRUS 3, HUMAN). The two forms of the condition preceding the pain are HERPES ZOSTER OTICUS; and HERPES ZOSTER OPHTHALMICUS. Following the healing of the rashes and blisters, the pain sometimes persists.
Categories Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D051474

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pain Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuralgia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neuralgia, Postherpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peripheral Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neuralgia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neuralgia, Postherpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pain Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuralgia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neuralgia, Postherpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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