A 37-year-old member asked:
How soon after chicken pox happens can the child resume school?
2 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Patrick Hieberanswered
Pediatrics 50 years experience
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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Dermatology 25 years experience
Crusted lesions: The usual recommendation is someone with chicken pox (varicella) is infectious until all lesions have crusted over.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
How long should you keep your child of school with chicken pox?
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Pediatrics 21 years experience
2.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 28, 2017
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