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Small bumpy rashes on the back of the hands, pimples on chest and on face. On warfarin. Is this shingles?

hi i experience little bumpy rashes in back of both hands started 4 days ago, then increased all around the fingers (back side), also found 3/4 pimples in my chest red look like chickenpox so as some red rashes in my face dry and burnning. I am 47years old had chikenpox long time ago, am on warfarin, am scared i have shingles .
Asked On : Sun, 19 Aug 2012
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Hi as the rash appeared on both sides of the hands it rules out shingles because it appears on only side of the body.i think it is side effect of can be cured by antibiotic twice daily.anti inflammatory agent combiflame and application of calamine lotion over the lesions .if not subsided start short course of steriods.
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