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Introduction: Zona

Description of Zona

Zona (medical condition): Herpes zoster is an infectious viral infection that is believed to be caused by the re-activation of a ...more

Zona: See also:

  »Introduction: Shingles
  »Symptoms of Shingles
  »Causes of Shingles
  »Treatments for Shingles

Zona: (anatomy) any encircling or beltlike structure.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Zona: Related Topics

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Zona as a Disease

Zona: Another name for Shingles (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Shingles
  »Symptoms of Shingles
  »Causes of Shingles
  »Treatments for Shingles

Zona: Related Diseases

Zona: Zona is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Zona

Some of the causes of Zona are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Zona (Shingles)

Some of the symptoms of Zona incude:

Treatments for Zona (Shingles)

Treatments for Zona (Shingles) include:

Treatment of Zona: For more treatment information about Zona, see treatment of Shingles (Zona)

Zona: Article Excerpts about Shingles

NINDS Shingles Information Page: NINDS (Excerpt)

Shingles is an infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus, which is the virus that causes chickenpox.... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Shingles Information Page: NINDS)

Facts About Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus): NIAID (Excerpt)

Shingles is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox. After an attack of chickenpox, the... (Source: excerpt from Facts About Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus): NIAID)

Facts About the Cornea and Corneal Disease: NEI (Excerpt)

This infection is produced by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus that causes... (Source: excerpt from Facts About the Cornea and Corneal Disease: NEI)

Zona: Related Disease Topics

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Terms associated with Zona:

Terms Similar to Zona:

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Broader terms for Zona

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Hierarchical classifications of Zona

The following list attempts to classify Zona into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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