Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

A 60 year old man presentes to your GP clinic with a very painful right chest for the past 2 days. He has recently just finished a long course of prednisolone. On examination, you see a well demarcated vesicular rash on one side of his back and side. You suspect it might be shingles, but what are you going to do?

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3 Comments

January 17, 2013 · 1:01 pm

3 responses to “Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

  1. Gerry, these are GREAT videos

    I like…

    • gerryconsidine

      Thanks Tim, not as sexy as crit care…but is my bread and butter for exams this year. Hopefully might have some time to visit KI this year and say hi

  2. Duane

    Gerry. How’s the flying going? You stopped the blog.

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