The first symptoms of shingles are usually pain and burning. The pain is usually on one side of the body and occurs in small patches. A red rash typically follows. Rash characteristics include: red patches, fluid-filled blisters that break easily
When the virus that causes chickenpox reactivates, it causes shingles. Early
symptoms of shingles include headache, sensitivity to light, and flu - like
The varicella zoster virus can lie dormant for decades without causing any
symptoms. In some people, the virus wakes up and travels along nerve fibers to
May 19, 2016 ... Shingles, or herpes zoster, occurs when the dormant chickenpox virus is
reactivated in nerve tissues. Early symptoms include tingling and pain.
Jul 25, 2016 ... Shingles is caused by the same virus as chickenpox. Learn about early
symptoms and treatment, and how to prevent complications.
Shingles — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, vaccine for
this painful condition affecting the nerves.
The chickenpox virus (varicella zoster) causes shingles (herpes zoster), a painful,
blistering contagious rash. Get the facts on shingles treatment, symptoms, the ...
Apr 15, 2016 ... Depending on the nerves involved, shingles can affect many parts of the body.
The first symptom of shingles is often extreme sensitivity or pain ...
Nov 13, 2016 ... Symptoms of shingles; How to tell the difference between shingles and other skin
conditions; Causes and risk factors; Treatment for shingles ...
? shingles. The virus usually affects one nerve only, on one side of the body.
Symptoms occur in the ...