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Atypical Multimetameric Presentation with Paresis of Zoster in an Immunocompromised Patient

1Internal Medicine Department B. Hospital of Charles Nicolle, University of Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia


American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2018, Vol. 6 No. 3, 53-54
DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-6-3-4
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Ines Kechaou, Imene Boukhris, Eya Cherif, Samira Azzabi, Lamia Ben Hassine, Narjess Khalfallah. Atypical Multimetameric Presentation with Paresis of Zoster in an Immunocompromised Patient. American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2018; 6(3):53-54. doi: 10.12691/ajmcr-6-3-4.

Correspondence to: Ines  Kechaou, Internal Medicine Department B. Hospital of Charles Nicolle, University of Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia. Email: kechaou.ines@topnet.tn

Abstract

We report an uncommon multimetameric presentation (L3, L4 and L5) of zoster with paresis in a 56-year-old-immunocompromised woman with past history of systemic lupus erythematosus. She was treated previously by immunosuppressive therapy with several infectious complications.

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