A Case of Varicella-Zoster Infection Involving Lower Cranial Nerves

Nobuyuki Miyahara, Makoto Shirane, Tsutomu Ueda
2006 Practica oto-rhino-laryngologica Suppl  
Varicella-zoster virus often causes not only vesicles, but also facial and vestibular nerve paralysis (Ramsay Hunt syndrome). This syndrome can affect other cranial nerves. We report a case of unilateral palsy of the V, VII, IX, and X cranial nerves due to varicella-zoster virus infection.
doi:10.5631/jibirinsuppl1986.2006.supplement117_126 fatcat:64q25fqz3rgkbgbx6ywmn3c6wq