CAUTION - Some of these herpes pictures are graphic.

Herpes Zoster (Shingles) is a painful blistering rash caused by reactivation of Chicken Pox virus.

Herpes zoster ophthalmicus
affecting the trigeminal nerve

herpes zoster opthalmicus - affecting trigeminal nerve

Herpes Zoster arising after
a surgical operation

Herpes zoster outbreak
Zoster herpes outbreak

Image source : Weill Medical College of Cornell University

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