What is the basis for selection of treatment for varicella-zoster virus (VZV) infection?

Updated: Feb 15, 2019
  • Author: Wayne E Anderson, DO, FAHS, FAAN; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Treatment options are based on the following:

  • Patient age

  • Patient immune state

  • Duration of symptoms

  • Presentation

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