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Herpes Zoster

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A common dermal and neurologic disorder caused by reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus that has remained dormant within dorsal root ganglia, often for decades, after the patient's initial exposure to the virus in the form of varicella (chickenpox). It is characterized by severe neuralgic pain along the distribution of the affected nerve and crops of clustered vesicles over the area. [ NCIT:C71079 ]

Synonyms: herpes zona, zoster, herpes zoster, herpes Zoster, Zoster, shingles

Term info

database cross reference
  • ICD10:B02.9 (DOID:8536)
  • SNOMEDCT:4740000
  • MESH:D006562 (MONDO:ontobio)
  • MSH:D006562
  • NCIt:C71079
  • COHD:443943 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • UMLS:C0019360 (NCIT:C71079)
  • MONDO:0005609
  • NCIT:C71079 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD10:B02 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD9:053 (EFO:0006510)
  • SCTID:4740000 (MONDO:kboom-pr-1.00/0.86/15.45)
  • DOID:8536 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
closeMatch

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/186533008, http://identifiers.org/snomedct/154326002, http://identifiers.org/snomedct/186514003

exactMatch

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/4740000, http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_8536, http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0019360, http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C71079, http://identifiers.org/mesh/D006562

gwas trait

true

has related synonym

postherpetic neuralgia

id

EFO:0006510