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Image Number 1187 (Disseminated herpes zoster)

 
Morphology:
Vesicles

Diagnosis: Disseminated herpes zoster

Site: Arm,upper

Sex: F

Age: 70

Type:

Description: Clustered vesicles on erythematous base

Submitted by: Shahbaz Janjua

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Differential Diagnosis

History: This elderly woman developed herpes zoster involving the left upper chest and ulnar aspect of the ipsilateral upper limb and hand.  A generalized vesicular eruption followed three days after the primary eruption.    

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