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A 44-year-old female asked:

I have shingles on lower back. could that cause pain in groin area near the hip on the same side as the shingles?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Yes, shingles eruption can follow the line of the nerve from lower spine around & down to the groin.
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Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
Yes it can
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Last updated Apr 10, 2022

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