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Mini-Quiz: Shingles

by Ron Kurtus (14 November 2004)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. What is the most noticeable symptom of shingles?

You get chicken pox

A rash and your skin is painful to the touch

You feel stressful, especially your are over 50

2. How long do the symptoms of shingles last?

3 - 5 days

3 - 5 weeks

3 - 5 years

3. Why is immediate medical care important?

To avoid serious complications

To assure medical insurance coverage

To avoid getting chicken pox

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in being Healthy. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - Resource for much of this lesson material

Medinfo: Shingles

VZV Research Foundation [For Research on Varicella Zoster]

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