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WELCOME TO THE SHINGLES COMMUNITY: This Patient-To-Patient Community is for discussions relating to Shingles such as: Causes, Chicken Pox, Complications, Diagnosis, Medications, Prevention, Prognosis, Research, Risk Factors, Self Care, Symptoms Tests, Treatment, Vaccines, Varicella Zoster Virus, VZV and Warning Signs.

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My son had shingles about 2 years ago when he was about 6/7 years old. My 11 year old daughter has just developed it ...
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By diane493 Blank
About 5 years ago I had a raw area on my leg from where a pair of high top shoes rubbed me. I used neosporin on it s...
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CaryopterisFeb 10, 2013
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By beej201 Blank
I had shingles shot 3 days ago deveoped 3 inch hard spot-tender and warm today the redness and heat have spread and ...
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By ireneo Blank
A year or more ago I had intense itching, no rash. Then a rash broke out on my right side, spread all the way from be...
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By Elryano Blank
Hey whatsup guys... my name is Ryan, i'm 19... and i've had 2 experiences with Shingles. The first outbreak was about...
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By carolT Blank
This is more of a statement than question but if it saves one person then it is worthwhile. In April 2011 I began br...
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By Sher1970 Blank
I was diagnosed with shingles yesterday on my right cheek. It was caught too late for early treatment. I am currently...
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By Lyrea Blank
Hey everyone, I'm new here. I have a question about skin condition. Since my early teens, I have a "breakout" on my...
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By confused940 Blank
Let me preface this problem with a little backstory. I'm a 28 year old male who has been suffering from a weakened...
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By inlove9611 Blank
I recently had sexual intercourse with my partner and the next mourning I woke up with a rash between my breast and n...
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By haleybaby1234 Blank
Okay I just recently went to the doctor for pain on my right side where I had shingles under my bra line and I was di...
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By sierradesert Blank
I take Enbrel for Psoriatic arthritis and am considering getting a shingles vaccine shot. Since Enbrel is an immune ...
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cam817Sep 28, 2012
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By evieb0513 Blank
Has anyone ever used Painbreak for the pain caused by shingles? My sister is in her 6th week and is in severe pain. ...
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CaryopterisSep 26, 2012
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By pippipup Blank
Can you get Shingles on the lower lip? I had the Shingles once many years ago and well remember the horrible painful...
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By pippipup Blank
Is it possible to have Shingles on my lower lip? I have never ever had a cold sore or fever blisters but woke to hav...
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By asu1077 Blank
Hello everyone, I have suddenly developed shingles that confirmed by ER doctor by just looking at the rash. Right no...
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By rlee33 Blank
My father and I were working out in the garden a few days ago, the next day he had a rash on his leg, said it didn't ...
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By reptonhill Blank
Hi I have had a severe case of shingles a few years ago and I think I have got it again. Is this possible and if ...
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Matt7405Aug 16, 2012
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By Matt7405 Blank
Saturday night I first noticed a small rash on my back. Tuesday afternoon I went to a doctor and was diagnosed with ...
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Saturday night I first noticed a small rash on my back. Tuesday afternoon I went to a doctor and was diagnosed with ...
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