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How do doctors distinguish between temporal arteritis and shingles?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Very different

Temporal arteritis is a disease of blood vessels; shingles produces nerve distribution symptoms.

In brief: Very different

Temporal arteritis is a disease of blood vessels; shingles produces nerve distribution symptoms.
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