DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3933.ijam20150561

Abdominal pseudo hernia: a rare sequelae of complicated herpes zoster

Mohankumar Vethanayagam, Senthilkumar. S, Subha K. C., Rajesh Rajagopalan, Bhaskaran. R.

Abstract


Herpes zoster (HZ) caused by Varicella Zoster Virus causes several complications, the most common being PHN (Post Herpetic Neuralgia). Here we report a case of phantom hernia following HZ involving T10-T11 dermatome. Close follow up will ensure full recovery to avoid unnecessary surgical intervention.


Keywords


Herpes zoster complications motor deficit, Muscle paralysis, Abdominal pseudo hernia

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