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Herpes Zoster: Painful Skin Rash

16 Nov

Skin RashThe varicella virus causes this type of herpes is very painful. Some people know him as “shingles” and are sometimes seen as a repetition of this disease in adulthood.

More or less about 20% of people who were infected by chicken pox, especially those with weakened immune systems, are at risk of developing shingles; these include people with HIV / AIDS and over 50 years. Read the rest of this entry »