Patient :Dear doctor, I am a sixteen year old male,who suffers from recurring stye's. At the moment these stye's have not resulted in any other difficulties. However, I have recently heard that stye's can actually result in shingles in later life. Is this true,and if so please expand on this. would like to know what I can do to avoid shingles,and what shingles entails.
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