Management of IRIS

  • Authors: Irini Sereti, MD, MHS; Philip Grant, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 4/1/16 (What's New)

Summary

  • VZV IRIS can be difficult to distinguish from herpes zoster outbreaks occurring during the course of HIV infection
  • VZV IRIS may also present as transverse myelitis associated with a focal spinal lesion[Clark 2004]

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