• Ophthalmic Pearls

    Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

    Written By: Kathryn Lewis, BS, Bea Palileo, MS, Charles Pophal, BS, Joseph Yasmeh, BS, and Ray Glendrange, MD
    Edited By: Ingrid U. Scott, MD, MPH, and Bennie H. Jeng, MD

    In recent years, the incidence of HZO has almost tripled. With proper treatment, the ocular complication rates from this serious and vision-threatening disease can be dramatically decreased. What you need to know.