Origin of zoster
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The virus that causes chicken pox, varicella-zoster virus, or VZV for those in the know, is a tricky customer.Barbara Walters Hit With Chicken Pox—a Rare Malady Among Octogenarians|Kent Sepkowitz|January 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Shingles, shing′glz, n. popular name for the disease Herpes zoster.
I was handed along all the way from alopecia, which used to be called baldness, to zoster, which used to be known as shingles.Over the Teacups|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
It is only of recent years that any essential connection between zoster and neuralgia has been suspected.Neuralgia and the Diseases that Resemble it|Francis E. Anstie
In some of these instances the pocks appear in clusters of successive formation, looking not unlike patches of zoster.
It is a thick ribbed zoster that protects the hip joints of the king.Homer and His Age|Andrew Lang