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I am 19 weeks pregnant. A co-worker has shingles. I've had chicken pox as a kid, but should I be worried to be around her?
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Dr. PHILLIP KIM
Family Medicine
6 doctors agree
In brief: No
If u had the chickenpox as a child you should be immune.
You can ask your OB or primary to check your titer levels to be certain.

In brief: No
If u had the chickenpox as a child you should be immune.
You can ask your OB or primary to check your titer levels to be certain.
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
If you had chickenpox already you are immune.

In brief: No
If you had chickenpox already you are immune.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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