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What do shingles look like and how are they likely to spread

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what do shingles look like and how are they likely to spread are they
JA: The Doctor can help. To begin, what are all their symptoms? Have they talked to a doctor about shingles?
Customer: My wife has a rash on her back about 1.5 inches long and about 3/4 inch wide.
JA: Thanks for that. Has your wife used any medication for this?
Customer: She has spoken to the doctor by telephone conversation and gave her some cram to put on. She has what like small new rashes on her back.
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in her medical history the Doctor should know?
Customer: She has a fast heartbeat which the doctors say is normal for her age.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Could you please post some pictures of that for me here?