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Springfield, OH
A 63-year-old female asked:

i have been having hot burning pain when i touch my skin on my left side around love handle area it is not constant but when i rub it or touch it next?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Nerve pain, shingles: This sounds like pain coming from a nerve. At your age "around a love handle" sounds an awful like shingles. I would not be surprised if you broke out in a rash. However, there are cases where patients have pain but no rash.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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