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Rash on buttocks has not changed in last 3 days what can

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Rash on buttocks has not changed in last 3 days what can this be
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
This is the most recent photo I took
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.
looks like possibly shingles
is it painful or itchy?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No pain or itching just some burning during shower
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.

I think this is shingles.

see a doctor immediately. the sooner you get treatment the better long term outcomes are

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I spoke with another doctor who suggested it was a fungal infection . I do have HSV-2 , can you have both shingles and Hsv 2 ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will add another image . Thanks for your time and help Dr. Phil .
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Image attached
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.

It's not fungal

Yes you can get both