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A 43-year-old female asked:

i accidentally pulled off my shingle scab and i can see a small red wettish hole, am i still contagious because of that?

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Dr. Moshe Usadi
Specializes in Family Medicine
Probably not: If your rash has scabbed over you are probably not contagious, whether or not you remove a scab

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