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shingles:

see herpes zosterherpes zoster,
infection of a ganglion (nerve center) with severe pain and a blisterlike eruption in the area of the nerve distribution, a condition called shingles. The causative organism is varicella-zoster, a common, filtrable virus that also causes chickenpox, and can hide
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shingles

[′shiŋ·gəlz]
(medicine)

shingles

an acute viral disease affecting the ganglia of certain nerves, characterized by inflammation, pain, and skin eruptions along the course of the affected nerve
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But, it means you're at risk for a painful reactivation of the zoster virus, which most people know as shingles.
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