Shingles: Up Close and Personal 360-degree Virtual Reality Video

Get an up-close look at shingles and how it affects the human body in this 360-degree virtual reality video. Watch how shingles moves from nerve fibers to the skin to cause a painful, blistering rash.

Medically reviewed in April 2020.

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