Shingles is a rash of the skin, but that is the only similarity it has to Scabies.
Scabies is a skin infection that is caused by parasitic mites. Shingles on the other hand is caused by the virus that also causes chickenpox. In both these infections the skin starts itching and a rash is seen.1. Overview Of Shingles
Shingles is also called herpes zoster and is a viral infection. The victim experiences severe pain and is in a lot of discomfort during the infection period. It is mostly seen in elderly, children and people with weak immune systems.2... more