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Reddish mark on the calf. Itching and tinging. Shingles?

? It took awhile to heal, but recently rubbed/ irritated the scar tissue and it is now sort of itchy, stinging. Nothing serious, but just thought it odd that it is taking so long to heal? Can shingles present ...

What is Shingles?

I need information about shingles and if/how it can be transmitted to other people. ...

Are shingles contagious?

are shingles contagious- my husband has a lot of oozing sores on his leg- I have had them once a long time ago- I have crhones disease and ibm associated with als- just wondering if I will get them ...

Red clusters on leg, cause numb, pain, sensitive to touch. Shingles?

to touch (incl. clothing rubbing over it). They appeared 1 week ago and I wake up at night due to pain ... related to shingles (no fever etc) Any suggestions :) Thank you! ...

Small red itchy bumps. Shingles? Can be treated by tea tree oil topical treatment, healthy diet?

Can shingles go away with tea tree oil topical treatment and a healthy diet and exercise? Was told ... may have shingles. I m only 19 & don t drink smoke or do drugs but I have excessively in my teen years ...

Suggest treatment for shingles

My mother 85 developed shingles 6-8 weeks ago..obvious signs and symptoms were outbreak of rash with associated pain ,malaise ,tiredness and loss of appetite .she was given the course of acicliavir but the most ...

Suggest treatment for shingles infection

My mother is 80 years old and has shingles. She has been to a doctor and has medication for pain. She is 3 weeks into the shingles and is not getting any better. She is in extreme pain, shivers ...

Suggest remedy for shingles

My mother was recently diagnosed with Shingles after having a very stressful time at her job. I ... worried that they might be Shingles. Could you help please? ...

What is the treatment for severe shingles?

Hi I am so hoping you can give me an answer to the most painful condition I personally have ever experienced. I have a severe case of shingles. It started June 10,2014 and while the blisters have cleared up ...

Suggest remedy for shingles

In the past I have had shingles and am having the same symptoms as previously. My Question: I understand that there isn t much that can be done for this should I just wait it out or see ...
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How to get rid of dark spots on face after shingles?

I recovered shingles and have dark spots on my face as a result. The doctor said to rub vitamin E oil on the spots and take benadryl to stop the itch. The itch has faded but I dont see an improvement ...

Is shingles contagious?

My son has shingles - we need to know if it can be contagious to his sons they are 6 and 10 ... goes swimming? I have had my spleen removed so should I stay away from him because I could get shingles ...

Is shingles contagious?

I got singles on Thursday. In trying to catch it they prescribed three times a day for seven days Valacyclovir. Can I pass it on in the office?

Is shingles contagious?

I was just in a local store and the clerk told me that he had shingles . Is shingles contagious? ...

Should shingles vaccination be taken with previous history of shingles?

Mobile Questions and Answers
Is shingles an std?
HI Shingles is a common name used for Herpes Zoster . No it is not a STD
What are the symptoms of shingles?
typical painful rashes with fever.
how is shingles contacted?
Shingles contact is by direct touch and it can be seen mostly in immunocompromised patients.This virus causes chickenpox and after having this disease virus will stay dormant in your nerves for very long time and gets reactivated on reduction of immunity.its not a life threatening condition but extremely painful one
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