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My daughter had a blister(herpes zoster oticus) break out on right ear june 9th. now she had one appear on left ear july 9th. why the breakout on opposite ears one month apart. it has dried up and she is back on liquid acyclovir for 5 days. will t

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Dr. Kenneth Ellner
Dermatology 40 years experience
This : This is highly unlikely. I would get a viral culture to confirm the diagnosis.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
See a dermatologist: At least one, probably both diagnoses are wrong.

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Last updated Oct 23, 2017

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