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A 41-year-old member asked:

Is it possible to have only a few chickenpox spots?

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Dr. Jenny Sung
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Yes if vaccinated: Typically chickenpox causes 250 - 500 spots. But in someone who has received the chickenpox vaccine, sometimes fewer than 50 spots are seen.

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Last updated Mar 22, 2014

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