A 22-year-old female asked:
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i have a rash on my chest that looks a lot like chicken pox except they don't itch. could there be some other cause for this?

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Dr. Venkata Vallury
42 years experience Pediatrics
Rash: Yes there are other causes for such a vesicular rad saying that were you previously immunized with varicella vaccine if you did you can still get chicken pox in a modified version fewer lesions that may not itch. Other cause is viral rashes that can mimic
Answered on Jan 31, 2018
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Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
Were you exposed to chickenpox or to Herpes Zoster? If you have a possibility of exposure, please be seen and keep away from children (not vaccinated) and any other patient who might be immunocompromised.
Feb 1, 2015

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