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Table 2 Average annual percentage and annual number of patients hospitalized (primary diagnosis) in Sweden for herpes zoster disease with or without complications during the study period 2006 – 2010

From: Disease burden of herpes zoster in Sweden - predominance in the elderly and in women - a register based study

Diagnosis Females % (n) Males % (n)
Zoster encephalitis (B02.0) 2.6 (10) 2.1 (5)
Zoster meningitis (B02.1) 1.8 (7) 2.1 (5)
Zoster with other nervous system involvement (B02.2) 7.8 (29) 5.0 (13)
Zoster ocular disease (B02.3) 8.6 (33) 6.1 (16)
Disseminated zoster (B02.7) 2.4 (9) 2.9 (7)
Zoster with other complications (B02.8) 9.7 (37) 6.1 (16)
Zoster without complications (B02.9) 67.1 (254) 75.7 (195)