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At 16 i had shingles. Three years later i still have stinging pain in one area in my lower back. I can also feel a small lump. Is it just muscle spams?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Post herpetic

Shingles can go but leave pain for years afterward.
There could also be localized muscle spasm if the pain is intense enough.

In brief: Post herpetic

Shingles can go but leave pain for years afterward.
There could also be localized muscle spasm if the pain is intense enough.
Dr. Dan Fisher
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