Where do rashes typically occur in Ramsay Hunt syndrome?

Updated: Jul 17, 2018
  • Author: Sombat Muengtaweepongsa, MD, MSc; Chief Editor: Niranjan N Singh, MBBS, MD, DM, FAHS, FAANEM  more...
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The location of the accompanying rash varies from patient to patient, as does the area innervated by the nervus intermedius. It may include the following:

  • Anterior two thirds of the tongue

  • Soft palate

  • External auditory canal

  • Pinna


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