2) Among immunocompetent individuals, 10-25% may have herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO).
What does HZO stand for?
HZO stands for Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus
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Herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) is a potentially devastating visual disease with variable presentation caused by the re-activation of a latent infection of the trigeminal ganglion by the VZV.
Varicella zoster virus encephalitis in a previously healthy five-year-old child with herpes zoster ophthalmicus.