Erectile Dysfunction Secondary to Herpes Zoster

  • Vikash Paudel Department of Dermatology and Venereology, National Medical College, Birgunj, Parsa, Nepal

Abstract

Varicella Zoster is dermatomal neuropathic disease caused by reactivation of varicella zoster virus, characterized by vesico-bullous eruptions. The sacral dermatomal involvement in shingles is a rare phenomenon but well recognized cause of urinary retention, bladder dysfunction but rarely erectile dysfunction. We present a case of sacral herpes zoster with erectile dysfunction in a sexually active adult male.
Keywords: Erectile Dysfunction; herpes zoster; Nepal.

Published
2020-01-21
How to Cite
PAUDEL, Vikash. Erectile Dysfunction Secondary to Herpes Zoster. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council, [S.l.], v. 17, n. 4, p. 556-557, jan. 2020. ISSN 1999-6217. Available at: <http://jnhrc.com.np/index.php/jnhrc/article/view/2174>. Date accessed: 08 apr. 2020. doi: https://doi.org/10.33314/jnhrc.v17i4.2174.