Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

how long does cough associated with chicken pox last

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Rothfeld
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: You can get it from direct contrast too. If you've never had chicken pox or have not been vaccinated, best to stay away and avoid contact.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
No : We do not see a croupy cough typically with the chicken pox vaccine. Your child may have had an exposure to a peer with a viral illness causing a cr ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Hives: Slightly raised red patches may be hives. Treat with benadryl (diphenhydramine).
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andries Nienaber
Specializes in General Practice
Chicken pox: Rarely Chickenpox may complicate with pneumonia. Please have the diagnosis confirmed by your GP or Pediatrician.
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nazhat Sharma
57 years experience Ophthalmology
Rash w fever: He may not have chicken pox but certainly some viral exam rheumatoid infection call his pediatricuan or go to er.
4
4 thanks
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Noel Shamley
Specializes in
Rates in children: Many rashes are thought to be measles and chickenpox but minor viral rashes .If you are not sure go and see your GP.If your child has a fever this sho ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
10-14 days...: ...Is the typical duration, but it can last 3 weeks or even longer in severe cases, or when there is a problem with the patient's immune system.
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Last: It can last for 21 days.
1
1 thank
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Chicken pox duration: Chicken pox generally lasts 5-7 days. One is not contagious once all sores have crusted over- usually about a week.
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Air not infected: Chicken pox is transmitted from someone with the disease sneezing or coughing in your face, or from the liquid inside of the blisters coming into cont ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month