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Symptoms of shingles. Are they blisters on red spot?
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
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In brief: In a pattern
They are groups of painful blisters on a red base, in a linear distribution from one location on the back or neck, extending around the torso or neck (or face) to the body's midline in front.
If there is more than one narrow band of blisters, or if the blisters extend past the midline either in front or in back, it's not shingles.

In brief: In a pattern
They are groups of painful blisters on a red base, in a linear distribution from one location on the back or neck, extending around the torso or neck (or face) to the body's midline in front.
If there is more than one narrow band of blisters, or if the blisters extend past the midline either in front or in back, it's not shingles.
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