Shingles - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Shingles (Herpes Zoster)

Shingles is a painful infection caused by the varicella zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox. Shingles vaccination is recommended for individuals 50 years of age and older.

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Updated Thursday, 31-Jan-2019 15:21:58 CST