Shingles (Herpes Zoster) – Can be very painful

Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Overview Shingles (herpes zoster) is an outbreak of rash or blisters on the skin that is caused by the same virus that causes Chickenpox (The Varicella-Zoster Virus, VZV, HHV-3, Or Chickenpox Virus).  Shingles (Herpes Zoster) results in a painful localized skin rash usually with blisters (fluid-filled sacs) on top of reddish skin.… Read More Shingles (Herpes Zoster) – Can be very painful