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Permanent Localized Hair Repigmentation Following Herpes Zoster Infection

Giridhar U. Adiga, MD; Khalid L. Rehman, MD; Peter H. Wiernik, MD
Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(5):569-570. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2010.82.
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Localized hair repigmentation over the right frontal scalp corresponding to the ophthalmic nerve dermatome.

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