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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: Chickenpox is one of the most contagious infections, passing in booth airborne droplets, saliva and debris from sores. Quarantine for 6 days after th ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No/a week: Chickenpox is one of the most contagious illnesses known, passing in saliva, droplets of a cough or direct contact with the wounds. Patients are conta ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some basics: About 5-15% of kids given the MMR & V will have fever 39.4c or higher 6-12 days after the vaccine. It is not unexpected or particularly worrisome ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Generally, : Generally, if a child has already had the chicken pox, then he does not need the varicella vaccine. Usually, having the disease once is sufficient fo ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Hieber
49 years experience Pediatrics
Chicken pox: Pt is non-contagious after last "crop" of vesicles has collapsed into dry scabs and no new lesions have appeared for 24 hours.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience Pediatrics
Chicken Pox: Your child should stay out of school until all of the blisters / pustules are gone.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Yes.: It is indeed possible that your body did not make sufficient levels of antibodies to make you immune to chickenpox. But it is also possible that you n ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Immune: If your blood work show you are rubella and varicella immune, you do not require additional vaccinations. If you are not immune then you require the v ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes you can: Not contagious anymore
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Low risk: No vaccine is 100% effective, but the risk of getting varicella in a vaccinee is very low. And the risk of a three month old then getting it is even ... Read More
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