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Topic: Why doesn't the medical profession make better use of the internet?
... I had an outbreak of shingles centred over the operation scar. This within two weeks of the surgery. This may have been coincidence (though seems unlikely) but there was/is no way to find out if this has occurred with others.
isomorphic responsea response to trauma at sites of injury in previously uninvolved areas of patients with skin diseases such as psoriasis and lichen planus, typically with linear lesions at sites of scratching or a scar.Synonym(s): Köbner phenomenon
... With alot of those who have the internet also having webcams, is it not feasible for this to be used in diagnosis or at least an online guide could suggest going to their local doctor if it looks serious.