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How long do i have to wait for shingles spots to bluster?

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 38 years experience
1-3 days: After the initial redness or discomfort , the shingles rash will start to vesiculate (blister) after 24-72 hours.

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Last updated Sep 25, 2013

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