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Itchy rash and Blistering rash

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Chickenpox

Chickenpox is a common illness that mainly affects children and causes an itchy, spotty rash.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Blister of face
  • Blisters on chest, abdomen or back
  • Unusually tired
  • Loss of appetite
  • Itchy rash

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Chickenpox.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Shingles

Shingles is an infection of a nerve and the skin around it.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Blistering rash
  • Painful skin
  • Blisters on chest, abdomen or back
  • Numbness or tingling on chest or back

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Shingles.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.