A 77-year-old woman was seen who had encephalitis complicating trigeminal herpes zoster. Diagnosis was made by clinical and cerebrospinal fluid findings and electroencephalogram. As a result of parenteral vidarabine therapy, the patient recovered.
Wees, Steve J. and Madhavan, Tom
"Herpes Zoster Encephalitis: Successful Therapy with Vidarabine,"
Henry Ford Hospital Medical Journal
: Vol. 28
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