Herpis Zoster is an viral disease which can have itching for ong time.it can have lesions or patches ,it can also have some sort of discharge for long time,if Herpis Zoster is found in men then it can have pain assosiated with it,you have to take medication for long time.
it can be diagnoised by pcr or ilisa test.
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Anything is possible. Before things go worse, get the symptom checked and analysed.
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