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Media release: Herpes zoster as a marker of underlying malignancy

Submitted by Carlyn Zwarenstein on June 18, 2013 - 06:51

Open Medicine

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Herpes zoster as a marker of underlying malignancy

Today, Open Medicine <http://www.openmedicine.ca/> published a study assessing whether a diagnosis of herpes zoster is a risk factor for subsequent malignancy.