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Can you have internal shingles without a rash?

Can you have internal shingles without a rash?

Shingles is a viral nerve infection that causes a painful rash and blistering on the skin. In some cases, the infection can spread to internal organs and can sometimes appear without a rash. Doctors refer to this as internal shingles. About 1 in 3 people in the United States will develop shingles during their lifetime. […]

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What to expect when you have shingles

What to expect when you have shingles

Shingles causes a painful rash, itching, and burning skin, and lasts for 3 to 5 weeks in most cases. People usually only experience shingles once, but the infection can recur. Shingles is a viral infection that affects approximately 1 in 3 adults in the United States. Around half of all shingles cases occur in adults […]