Shingles Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Reviewed by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, on August 8, 2012
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MedicineNet: Shingles (Herpes Zoster) <http://www.medicinenet.com/shingles/article.htm>
WebMD: An Overview of Shingles <http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/shingles/shingles-skin>
WebMD: Health Exchange Expert Blogs <http://blogs.webmd.com/all-ears/2006/03/shingles-by-any-other-name-is-still-herpes.html>
WebMD: Shingles Treatment Overview <http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/shingles/shingles-treatment-overview>
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