shingles on the thigh

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I noticed tender swollen lymph nodes in RIGHT groin area then day later woke up with cluster of shingles on LEFT thigh? Is this normal?

Probably unrelated

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Shingles is usually very specific in which nerve root distribution it appears and would not be predicted to shift to the other side of the body.
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Is it possible for you to get shingles on your upper thighs?

Yes

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shingles can affect any part of your body, some areas maybe more serious or concerning than others like around the eyes for example
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Can shingles be on your upper thigh?

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Yes, shingles can involve your thighs. Shingles can show up in just about any nerve. The typical nerve is in the upper abdominal area.
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Left leg really sure. X-rays show no break/chip. Now small red rash/bump on back of thigh above knee. Could this be shingles?

Shingles?

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Shingles is a reactivation of the chicken pox virus. Therefore, for it to be shingles, the rash must look like chicken pox. The rash starts out as vesicles, or small sized fluid blisters that eventually scab over. If this is what you see, it could be shingles and you should see a doctor right away to be placed on antiviral medication to stave off post herpetic neuralgia, a very painful condition.
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I have a rash under armpits, down arm, and inside thigh. It itches really bad. Could this be shingles, any home remedies? I'm 33

Not shingles

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Shingles is almost exclusively only on one side of the body and it tends to be painful. More likely is an allergy to something that is coming in contact with the areas you mentioned e.g. Soap, body creams or lotions
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Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj answered:

Small red rash itchy scabs has lasted months started nape of neck migrated to back then to back of thigh-right side only--mild shingles possible?

Not Shingles.

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Probably Fixed Drug Reaction. Make a list of all meds including all supplements & try to play detective!
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Dr. Ronald Widman answered:

Rash comes/ goes & migrated from neck, back, thighs--small red sometimes itchy dots, scabs eventually--mild shingles possible 1yr after shingles shot?

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Unlikely shingles as it follows one nerve area of distribution and usually one sided. Consider exposure to something such as soap etc. Also certain viruses can cause rashes. Certain infections can causes rashes. If fever or feeling sick see your doctor
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Can shingles (herpes zoster) casue lagophthalmos?

Yes

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According what I have read online
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Dr. TORY MCJUNKIN answered:

Any tips on pain relief for shingles/herpes zoster?

Zoster pain

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1. Anti-virals- decrease length of symptoms 2. Anti-inflammatories 3. Neuropathic pain meds: gabapentin, lyrica, TCAs... 4. Traditional pain meds 5. Epidural steroid injections Hang in there!
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