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Herpes zoster, commonly known as shingles, is a viral disease characterized by a painful skin rash with blisters in a limited area on one side of the body, often in a stripe. The initial infection with varicella zoster virus...
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Features illustrated information on the disease and postherpetic neuralgia including symptoms, causes, complications, and treatment.
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Watch this slideshow of shingles (herpes zoster virus) pictures and learn about causes, symptoms, treatment and vaccine information for this painful, contagious rash.
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Compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). Includes disease description, treatment, prognosis, and online resources.
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A informational booklet compiled by the National Institute ... What are Other Complications of Shingles? Can Infection with VZV During Pregnancy Harm the Baby? ...
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Provides an overview of shingles and its causes, symptoms, and treatment.
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Includes causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and complications of shingles, also known as herpes zoster. From the National Institute of Allergy ...
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Shingles vaccine info for parents, public, and healthcare professionals
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Comprehensive resources inlcuding FAQs, photos, research, and list of organizations.
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Comprehensive details about herpes zoster (shingles), a painful, blistering skin rash due to acute infection with the varicella-zoster virus.
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Has your healthcare provider prescribed FAMVIR to treat your shingles condition? ... The first signs of a shingles outbreak can be vague and may be mistaken ...
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Information about shingles, including symptoms, causes, and treatment. ... Shingles is an infection caused by a reactivation of the varicella zoster virus, ...
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What you need to know about Shingles' cause, latest treatments, and the first shingles vaccine. ... Treatments Health Center Shingles Health Center. Email a ...
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More about Shingles: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Alternative treatment Prognosis Prevention Resources Shingles Definition Shingles, also
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Find out about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of the shingles virus. From Merck & Co.
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Learn about shingles disease and shingles vaccine. Get information about vaccine risks and benefits ... Shingles is a disease caused by the reactivation of ...
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