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Have had shingles. Rashes appeared on back and chest. On medication for scabies. Any ideas?

54 year old male. 6' 175 lbs in good health. I had shingles about a year ago. About a month ago I started breaking out with what looks like shingles on my back and has spread a bit around my the sides ...
 

Currently have shingles and started course of Aciclivir. How long is shingles contagious?

How long is shingles contagious for. I currently have shingles and started a 7 day course of Aciclivir on Sunday when my first spot appeared. ...
 

Does shingles cause blisters on the body?

Hi I was dx with shingles at the top of buttcrack when i was 19 it recurred in same spot one year ... in the same area .is it still the shingles causing this??and why so often now .although i have had severe ...
 

Itchy rash on back, limbs. Stopped taking iron. Headache, runny nose, no fever. Shingles or chicken pox?

going on now for 1 week with new spots appearing on my chest area. Is it shingles or chicken pox? ...
 

Feeling neuropathy in the upper chest and back. No rashes. Shingles?

I am experiencing neuropathy on my left side upper chest region around to my back...feels like shingles , which I have had before, but no evidence of rash ...
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Small bumpy rash on belly button. Noted viral infection. Given antibiotics and shingle cream. Is it shingles?

and shingle cream , not giving me shingle tablets as I only hav five spots . I have now eight spots with two ...I went to the doctors yesterday with a small bumpy rash just about my belly button to the right ...
 

Painful rash when feeling hot, stressed or tired. History of shingles. Could this be shingles again?

was very hot and uncomfortable . My right breast had very sharp tingleling pains . The shingles rash eight ...I m a 68 year old female and in excellant health . I did have a severe case of shingles about eight ...
 

Ear pain, pain in the head. Suffer from shingles. Bumps on the tongue. Chances of having Ramsay Hunt syndrome?

ve had since I was diagnosed with shingles. I also have a weird spot/blister kind of thing on the inside of the aching ear which is on the side of my shingled rash (lower right side of back). I m ...
 

Black spots on face due to Shingles. Ointment?

Dear doctors, I ve just recovered from a very bad bout of shingles ( herpes zoster ) which affected one side of my face . This has left dark spots at the place where I had the blisters - while some ...
 

Shingles, rashes, numbness, burning, swelling on stomach, back. Tried patches, cream, recurring. Permanent cure?

Hello, My name is XXXX and am 53 yrs old. I have had the shingles since may 18th ,of this year. The rash has cleared up but now i have the part 2 of the shingles the numbness ,burning and swelling all ...
 

Had shingles, rash, knee pain. What tests do I need to determine what this is?

I had shingles whereby the rash showed on sept 8, 2013. This was my second bout with shingles over .... Could my shingles have traveled to the knee. I worked hard last week and might have strained it first ...
 

Rash on collar bone, shingles, valacyclovir, painful blister

I went to the doctor about a month ago with a severe rash on my collar bone that the doctor assumed was shingles . He put me me on valacyclovir and the rash went away within a week. One month later it came back ...
 

What could be the symptom of shingles?

I think I might have shingles! My skin around my right upper leg felt like it had a bad burn, but nothing was there! I had alot of pain! On the forth day I have a rash on the inside of my leg and some ...
 

What treatment is suggested for Shingles?

approx. 1/2 pack a day. I have gone to my doctors in the past week with a skin rash under my left armpit, (approx. 3 x 1 ) and he has diagnosed me with a mild case of shingles. I m concerned about the chest pains ...
 

What is the remedy for shingles?

Sir, I am 57 years of age, I had chicken pox at age 7. Now I am having shingles to my left arm and a few spots on my left upper back. Now it is 8 days since I have had it and the blisters have subsided ...
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What are the symptoms of shingles?
typical painful rashes with fever.
 
I am getting a rash think it my be shingles
Hi. The rash can be due to many factors. Shingles has a very sever burning type of pain and appears as a streak, strip on a single side of the face or body. What are the other symptoms you have?
 
Having pain around my sides and around my navel for 2 weeks. Dr. said possibly shingles but I do not have rash or blisters Should I go for a second opinion?
shingles can not occur on both sides. better consult another physician.
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