Varicella-zoster Virus

No link between psoriasis, increased herpes zoster risk

No link between psoriasis, increased herpes zoster risk

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Patients with certain autoimmune diseases have a higher risk for varicella zoster infection, but the rates were not significant among patients with psoriasis.

Teen's death from varicella highlights importance of catch-up vaccines

Teen's death from varicella highlights importance of catch-up vaccines

Otherwise healthy 15-year-old Ohio girl succumbs to varicella infection, according to CDC report.

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