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I think I have shingles, age 64. I have helped at a daycare with infants. Should I see a Dr or should I be notifying the daycare?

Doctor's Assistant: Do you keep personal medical records to help track this?

Yes. Itching started 4 days ago, rash on left back, now under left breast

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I took 2 benadryl last evening. I have hhigh blood pressure, controlled by Hyzaar & high cholesterol

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dermatology
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Dermatologist: DocPhilMD, Doctor replied 7 months ago
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Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

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Dermatologist: DocPhilMD, Doctor replied 7 months ago

do you have a picture?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Never mind. I went to urgent care
Dermatologist: DocPhilMD, Doctor replied 7 months ago
What did they say?
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