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Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus - Affects due to chicken pox virus

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Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus is a problem which is been affected by the chicken pox virus where it affects the body part with rashes on the skin

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Herpes zoster ophthalmicus

is been caused due to the reactivation of the virus called chicken pox. This virus spreads all over the body part but it mostly effects on the face around the eye or inside. If it affects the eye then it is a serious and complicated situation. The symptoms of this problem vary from person to person. The most common symptoms is that if one is diagnosed to Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus then you may feel pain or tingling type sensation on skin and it slowly turns into rashes in stripe type. It is also called as shingles or zona. It is caused mostly to the children's or the young people who are not been got into contract with chicken pox. If you're diagnosed to it then you may feel pain in the one side of the scalp, face or forehead.At the very early stage there won't be any rashes on the skin but later after a days this rashes are noticeable.

Cataract is another eye problem which one faces in their life. This problem is very risky and has many cataract symptoms which one should know if diagnosed. Most of the people who are diagnosed to it face many problems and also have many complaints on vision. They vision of a person is not clear he or she may see blurred vision while seeing an object. It is also very difficult for them to see the light or flashes while driving. Other

cataract symptoms

are that one sees double vision of an object in one eye. The judgment of the color also changes due to the vision. To get rid from this symptoms and problem one can go for a glasses which will help you to see the sight. Cataracts are not painful but redness in eye occurs. If the situation worsens if not treated immediately then the cataract symptoms worsens.

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