Zostavax provides a photo gallery of mild and severe cases. The site includes photos of places where shingles is commonly found on the body, such as the legs, waistline and middle back area.Continue Reading
A site run by Merck provides a visual guide in the form of a photo gallery and information about its causes and complications. eMedicineHealth shows a slide show of the various ways the rash can appear as well as symptoms and risk factors.
Shingles is a painful skin condition also known as herpes zoster, the virus that causes chickenpox, according to eMedicineHealth. It can lay dormant for long periods of time. Aging, stress and a weakened immune system can cause it to re-activate in the form of red, painful blisters. Shingles usually occurs in people over the age of 60, but anyone who has had chickenpox is at risk.Learn more about Skin Conditions