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Rash and soreness on sternum shingles

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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

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

notices two groups of red sores in that area and they are sore to touch. I have had the Shingles vaccine ...Is shingles contagious? I had Shingles at age 10 y.o. in the brachial nerve... View answer

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

In March 2013 out of nowhere i looked down and between my breats I had a red pimple rash that burnt terribly. Went to doctor and she said it looked like shingles and gave me Valtrexv and the rash ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

of chest just below sternum . Could this be a recurrence of the shingles? ...I was diagnosed w herpes zoster by family dr. Treated w valcyclovir for 1 week. Rash resolved. Two ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr.     Kalpana Pathak MD

Can a person have shingles without the rash? My discomfort started three nights ago at the side of my left breast and has moved around to my shoulder blade... sternum to spine....dull pain,no I itch ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kalpana Pathak ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.    Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Hi I have a itchy painful rash over my sternum area that also has small blisters. Very painful .... Just would like to know if I should call my doc....possible shingles? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Dipankar Das MD

YYYY@YYYY I think my 16 yr old son has shingles has a rash on the left side of his back & it comes around under his armpit he s got a couple single sores that are to the left of his spine but those ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dipankar Das ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

to the shingle. The soreness started about 1 day prior to the rash and blisters. Thanks for the help, Al High ...I am a 74 year old male and have shingles (2 days). This is my first episode and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Nupur K MD

yes my sister just got something call culebrilla is some sore of herpes is a rash around her breast and im lookingfor something natural for it im a very organic and natural remedis person and i want ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nupur K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Christian Castro MD

Good Morning, I went to my doctors yesterday with a rash I have had for 5 days it s shingles. The doctor gave me nothing for it. It is sore and my eye is now becoming inflamed. I am going on holiday... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Christian Castro ( Critical Care Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

typical painful rashes with fever.

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

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?

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

shingles can not occur on both sides. better consult another physician.