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Postherpetic Neuralgia 

Postherpetic Neuralgia
Postherpetic Neuralgia

Tabitha A. Washington

, Khalilah Brown

, and Gilbert Fanciullo

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date: 06 May 2021

Post-herpetic neuralgia is a devastating and painful consequence of shingles (herpes zoster) and is most common in the elderly and the immunocompromised. Medications are the mainstay of treatment, however caution should be used in the elderly secondary to side effects.

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