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European Journal of Dermatology


Disseminated herpes zoster following inactivated SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in a healthy old man Volume 32, numéro 3, May-June 2022


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Department of Dermatovenereology, Chengdu Second People’s Hospital, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
a These authors contributed equally

A 65-year-old Chinese man presented with a six-day history of multiple painful vesicles and erythema on his head, trunk, upper limbs and buttock. The lesions first involved his left upper limb, left chest and interscapular region (the left C4~T1 dermatome) (figure 1A, B), then sporadic asymptomatic vesicles developed on the face, waist, right buttock and right forearm (figure 1C, D). He denied fever and headache. The patient reported having received the third dose of the CoronaVac (Sinovac Life [...]