Herpes zoster conjunctival ulceration

Academic Article


  • A 70 year old man acquired a herpes zoster infection of the ophthalmic division of his right trigeminal nerve. During the course of the illness he developed the rare complication of a conjunctival ulcer. It is suggested that the ulceration may be the result of an ischemic asculitis.
  • Authors

    Author List

  • Kline LB; Jackson WB
  • Start Page

  • 66
  • End Page

  • 67
  • Volume

  • 12
  • Issue

  • 1