- Q What is postherpetic neuralgia?
Postherpetic neuralgia is a chronic pain condition that affects your nerves and skin. It results from nerve damage caused by shingles, which is a product of the varicella-zoster virus (this is the same virus that causes chickenpox). When the virus causes... Full Answer
- Q Is shingles serious?
Shingles is a serious condition that can cause severe symptoms in some people, especially those with weakened immune systems. In some cases, shingles can also lead to serious complications such as nerve damage and loss of vision. It may be more... Full Answer