How does the presentation of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) infection differ among races?

Updated: Feb 15, 2019
  • Author: Wayne E Anderson, DO, FAHS, FAAN; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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The vesicular eruption of VZV infection may be more difficult to diagnose in patients with darker skin.


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