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is it ok to smoke weed if i have chicken pox

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Rare if ever: If you had true cpx after a year of age you likely have lifelong immunity.People with immune defects or after a bone marrow transplant may be suscepta ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Pox: You get pox, which are 2-3mm blisters with a clear liquid in them. The skin under them is pink or red. They spread rapidly during the first 24 hours ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Be Seen: Best answer is to let a doctor see the rash.Classic varicella looks like a dew drop upon a red base.They scab over as they heal. And usually there are ... Read More
Dr. Terry Brenneman
45 years experience Pediatrics
Exam or blood test: Most older mds can diagnose chicken pox from the characteristic rash. There should be some blisters; it should start on the trunk and head, not the a ... Read More
Dr. Pamela Paulhus
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Blood test best : See your doctor. Chickenpox lesions have a particular appearance. The history of your illness is important too. He will decide what the course of t ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
See your doc: If you develop a chicken pox, you are very likely to have a severe manifestation. Your doctor may consider to put you on antiviral agent, e.g., acycl ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fred McCurdy
45 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Chickenpox: The skin lesions of chickenpox have clear fluid in them. Once, they "pop open" they can get infected with common bacteria found on the skin. If you ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Takes an exam: There are several conditions that produce blisters and is certainly one of the best known. Classical cpx is marked by successive waves of new blisters ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: As long as the pizza is brought in to you.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Antiviral medication: Chicken pox will run its natural course, but you can ask your doctor for antiviral medication to help the rash dry up faster.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
2 weeks: Two weeks would be typical. Watch out late in the course of this illness for a pox with an overlying area of redness that is expanding, hot and tend ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Chickenpox: Treatment for chicken pox can include Acyclovir (antiviral medication). Itching can be soothed with calamine lotion ; colloidal oatmeal baths. To red ... Read More

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