Postherpetic neuralgia - aftercareHerpes zoster - postherpetic neuralgia; Varicella-zoster - postherpetic neuralgia; Shingles - pain
Postherpetic neuralgia is pain that continues after a bout of shingles. This pain may last from months to years.
Shingles is a painful, blistering skin rash that is caused by the varicella-zoster virus. This is the same virus that causes chickenpox. Shingles is also called herpes zoster.
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