Why it matters: The syndrome can leave people with hearing loss and facial weakness if left untreated.
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Ramsay Hunt syndrome What is Ramsay Hunt syndrome?
Ramsay Hunt syndrome is (herpes zoster oticus) occurs when a shingles outbreak affects the facial nerve near one of your ears. painful shingles rash, Ramsay Hunt syndrome
SymptomsRamsay Hunt syndrome are: – A painful red rash with fluid-filled blisters on, in and around one ear – Facial weakness or paralysis on the same side as the affected ear
Treated? Once diagnosed, Ramsay Hunt can be treated with high dose steroids and antivirals, which can be taken orally at home and are "the most important thing" for recovery.