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How is shingles pass on

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Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

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? ... View answer

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Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Is shingles contagious? At what point is it ok to be around people? How long should I wait to get the vaccine after rash is gone? ... View answer

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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

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Dr. Roopa Hiremath MD

If you have symptoms of what might be the shingles how do you know for sure? I had what seemed to be the start of shingle but has subsided. I was taking penicillin for an absess tooth when I got the... View answer

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Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

I was just in a local shop and the clerk told me that he had shingles . Do I have anything to be concerned about? I live with my 84 year old mother and neither of us has been vacinnated. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

I have a friend who just found out today she has shingles she is 82 I had chicken pox as a child I am 67 I had shingles 6 years ago I have to pick up groceries for her could she pass it on to me ... View answer

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Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

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

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Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

, or the shingles virus. But, how contagious IS my friend? Can she go around other people and go to work ? Even ...A friend of mine contracted the shingles virus. She has two locations: one on her... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Manu Singh MD

I have a small rash fro shingles but my left arm is so weak and I cannot grip with my hand. I also .... Is there medication for shingles. I went to my doctor last Monday but he did not say I required any... View answer

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Dr. Roopa Hiremath MD

I was diagnosed with shingles. I only had 3 sores. It was a very mild case. I don t know ... sores on my leg. I don t know if it is shingles. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Roopa Hiremath ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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. Rakesh Sharma MD

about ten days with treatment.

Dr.  Som Biswas MD

Hi, Rash has a lot of reasons. can you upload a pic? shingles can be tested with a tzanck smear. Get it done. Regards Dr. Som BIswas