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Can shingles cause shortness of breath? She has been to the emergency room and found nothing

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: No

It isn't shingles that is causing her shortness of breath.

In brief: No

It isn't shingles that is causing her shortness of breath.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Kenneth Ellner
Dermatology

In brief: Shingles

Shingles may cause severe pain when taking deep breaths but it is usually accompanied by a one sided rash within a few days.

In brief: Shingles

Shingles may cause severe pain when taking deep breaths but it is usually accompanied by a one sided rash within a few days.
Dr. Kenneth Ellner
Dr. Kenneth Ellner
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