Rani Himayani, Rani and Ika Agustin Putri Haryanti, Ika (2017) Herpes Zoster Oftalmika dengan Blefarokonjungtivitis Okuli Sinistra. Majority Journal Agromedicine Unila Volume 4, Nomor 1, Juni Tahun 2017, 4 (1). pp. 44-55. ISSN ISSN 2337-3776

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Herpes zoster ophthalmicus is a herpes zoster infection of the ganglion gasseri part that receives nerve fibers from the ophthalmic branch of the trigeminal nerve (N.V) characterized by a unilateral herpetic eruption that occurs on the face and around the eyes. Serious complications can occur when it comes to the eyes. A 67-year-old woman presenting with vesicles in the area around the forehead, eyelids, eyes, nose left since 6 days ago also red eyes on the left eye with discharge not accompanied by blurred vision. Dermatologic status is obtained in the frontal region, periorbital and zygomatica sinistra appear erosion, multiple, geographic shape with partly covered by black crust a disclosure-confluently distributed. Ophthalmological status okuli dextra and sinistra visus 6/6. Anterior segmen okuli dextra appears normal. Okuli sinistra found that superior and inferior palpebra are edematous, hyperemic and discharge and conjunctival injection (+). Another examination on the anterior segment okuli sinistra found to be normal and Hutchinson sign (+) on left eye. Diagnosis of patient is herpes zoster ophthalmic with blepharokonjunctivitis okuli sinistra. The treatment in this case are acyclovir tablet 5x800 mg, chloramfenicol eye ointment 3 x1 okuli sinistra, artificial tear 6x1 dropsokuli sinistra, Mefenamic acid tablet 3x500 mg. Herpes zoster ophthalmic in elderly patient can be increase the risk of pain and complications of ocular disease. The management of these patients is appropriate. The most important treatment is antiviral in elderly or patients who have a high risk of herpes zoster ophthalmic complications. Keywords: blepharoconjunctivitis, herpes zoster ophthalmicus

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RE Ophthalmology
Divisions: Fakultas Kedokteran (FK) > Prodi Pendidikan Dokter
Depositing User: dr. RANI HIMAYANI, Sp.M
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2017 14:38
Last Modified: 10 Nov 2017 14:38
URI: http://repository.lppm.unila.ac.id/id/eprint/5143

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