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Synonyms for herpes zoster
ˈzɒs tərher·pes zoster

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  1. herpes zosternoun


  2. herpes zosternoun

    An acute viral inflammation of the sensory ganglia of spinal and cranial nerves associated with a vesicular eruption and neuralgic pains and caused by reactivation of the poxvirus causing chicken pox.


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  1. herpes zoster, zoster, shinglesnoun

    eruptions along a nerve path often accompanied by severe neuralgia

    shingles, zoster, herpes zoster virus

  2. herpes zoster, herpes zoster virusnoun

    a herpes virus that causes shingles

    shingles, zoster, herpes zoster virus

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