Subscribe

Scoring System of Meister et al for Postherpetic Neuralgia Risk in Patients with Acute Herpes Zoster

Purpose:

To predict the risk of developing postherpetic neuralgia in a patient with acute herpes zoster by using a simple prognostic score.

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

G53.0

Description:

Patients at risk for developing postherpetic neuralgia following acute herpes zoster can be identified by the presence of acute pain and the results of a simple prognostic score.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone