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I have been vaccinated against chicken pox. Can I get shingles?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
14 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes but very unlikely.

In brief: Yes

Yes but very unlikely.
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Dr. Robert Jackson
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

There is a small but existing risk of shingles in someone who has had the chickenpox vaccine.
It appears to be less than that of people who have had chickenpox.

In brief: Yes

There is a small but existing risk of shingles in someone who has had the chickenpox vaccine.
It appears to be less than that of people who have had chickenpox.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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