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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Shingles: Nausea and anorexia are not likely to be related to his episode of herpes zoster (shigles). He should see a doctor and be fully evaluated. Something ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hanriet Minasian
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Labyrinthitis: Depending on which nerve root was affected by your shingles outbreak, you may have "irritated" nerves that innervate the labyrinth, or balance centers ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: You do not mention the specifics of your diet but it is unlikely it would have any significant effect on your immune system.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Shingles: I am very sorry to hear this. Shingles can be a very miserable experience. Take your medications. Treat your pain. And, when you are cleared up from ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes but rare: Shingles, which is a reactivation of latent varicella zoster virus. Most people are infected with the virus as children and it lays dormant in our ne ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Shingles ?: Yes , the virus is in u body and i advise u to take vaccine for it.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience Internal Medicine
No: There is no such evidence that incidence of shingles is increasing in younger population.
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mary Bergum
19 years experience Family Medicine
Shingles: Shingles is reactivation of the varicella virus. You can only get it if you had chicken pox in the past.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Shingles : This is not unusual as the nerve root has been inflamed and,unfortunately, postherpetic neuralgia may be a chronic condition. At this time I would ask ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Shingles…: Is reactivation of virus that causes chickenpox (herpes zoster/ varicella). May start as burning sensation in the distribution of nerve(s); later blis ... Read More
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