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Even though I had chicken pox vaccine as a child, can I still contract shingles?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Tara Passow
Dermatology
In brief: I think so
I think there's still a chance of getting shingles.
No vaccine is perfect or 100% effective.

In brief: I think so
I think there's still a chance of getting shingles.
No vaccine is perfect or 100% effective.
Dr. Tara Passow
Dr. Tara Passow
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Dr. Kelly Kane
Pediatrics
In brief: Yes
Though it is less common than if you contracted wild chickenpox.

In brief: Yes
Though it is less common than if you contracted wild chickenpox.
Dr. Kelly Kane
Dr. Kelly Kane
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