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Can icy hot pm patch cure persisting pain, shingles ?

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Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

under arm my back had a red patch but no scabs this all started in XXXXXXX and by pain in my breast ...I have been to three doctors for this problemI was told I had shingles on the left side of body ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

How can one treat shingles when they are inwardly and are they contagious? This pain and burning, sticking , numbing, tingling sensation has been going on for several weeks it is superficial, not deep ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Is shingles contagious? I had Shingles at age 10 y.o. in the brachial nerve branch on the left side. I have had sore feeling skin for 4 days and some deeper shoulder and neck pain with it. Today I have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Suresh Heijebu MD

under my left breast! It was exceptionally painful and persisted to the point where I had difficulty ... ago I started experiencing severe (anywhere from an 8 to a 9 on the pain scale ) pain in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

and no new ones present themselves but the pain persists and is most severe at night. I am on my second dose ...how can I reduce the duration of shingles - the answer to this started to show up on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.   Zotaj Antoneta MD

without pain! I put heating pad , icy hot but no ice yet what should I do? ... and goes but now with these shingles I’m in severe pain on my right knee down my calf and shingles ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Zotaj Antoneta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Johny Chacko MD

I was diagnosed with shingles last week. My rash was just a small patch on my back. Before the rash ... my EKG was normal as well as cardiac enzymes. Could the pains be symptoms of shingles even... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

& now both patches itch. Is this really shingles? I have no pain. ...I was told I have shingles by my doctor. The rash started on my left side back with no pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. VANYA NARAYAN MD

I have been diagnosed with shingles, started on Valtrax for a week. I had the Zostivax vaccine about 1 year ago. My shingles patch is not real painful, but I feel a burning down my leg from my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. VANYA NARAYAN ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Monika Dede MD

Good afternoon. I thought I had a spider bite on my left shoulder, but it appears (mom says) it is shingles. It is now spreading and I have a 2nd patch. Both about the size of a dime. It is very... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monika Dede ( HIV AIDS Specialist)

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Dr. Shanthi.E MD

typical painful rashes with fever.

Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna MD

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...

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

I recommend you seek immediate medical attention. You will need to be started on medication for pain control and an antiviral medication to help prevent long term pain from the shingles