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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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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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asu1077Sep 23, 2012
MegherenAug 30, 2012
asu1077Aug 17, 2012
Matt7405Aug 16, 2012
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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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Matt7405Aug 16, 2012
reptonhillAug 12, 2012
allmymarblesAug 12, 2012
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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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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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By marklester1 Blank
Today I was diagnosed by a doctor at a walk in clinic with Shingles. I have a rash in a vertical line on the left sid...
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CaryopterisJul 24, 2012
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By cristi450 Blank
II've had a blistered rash on my hip since Sunday. For a week before that my thigh has and is super sensitive, ting...
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Alex1102Jul 23, 2012
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By vsh18 Blank
For the last 3 months I have been having severe pain around my left side under my breast and wrapping around my body....
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dutchgrl69Jul 21, 2012
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By gramps501 Blank
I am a male of 94 yrs.; was diagnosed with the 'shingles' virus about 2009; no cure but left me with no rash, but nu...
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By Momsiex2 Blank
I am 56 years old and am just getting over a case of shingles. The most troubling pain the past few days has been in...
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By smoggy18 Blank
Hi, A week ago I noticed pain in the right hand side of my neck and quickly developed a rash. Not knowing what it wa...
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By leslieg60 Blank
A couple of months ago I got extreme burning and itching that wouldn't go away so I went to the doctor. He said I ha...
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By educator172 Blank
CAN YOU CLEAN YOUR EAR WHEN YOU HAVE INNER EAR SHINGLES?
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allmymarblesMay 14, 2012
rsdixonMay 14, 2012
allmymarblesMay 13, 2012
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By rsdixon Blank
Recently, I had herpes zoster with prodromal symptoms (headache) starting almost 6 weeks ago. It was on my trigemina...
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ditayMay 03, 2012
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By GAYLE_LEE Blank
My husband had shingles in Oct. 2009 and has been in debilitating pain ever since. He had a rash on top of his head a...
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sunshine1109May 01, 2012
piapeonyApr 30, 2012
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By sunshine1109 Blank
For the past 2 yrs I have suffered with unbearable left sided chest pain, its not on my skin it feels like its in and...
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SullyfishMay 01, 2012
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By Nemo74 Blank
Below are pics I took. This is the 2nd time I have had this rash in the EXACT same spot and exact same size. Its been...
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