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Is it possible to get shingles if you have not had chickenpox but have been vaccinated against it?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

It is possible to get shingles in the future even after a chickenpox vaccine.

In brief: Yes

It is possible to get shingles in the future even after a chickenpox vaccine.
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Dr. Bahman Omrani
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

The vaccine for chickenpox has a small incidence of zoster, although studies have so far shown the frequency is less than that for people who had wild chickenpox.

In brief: Yes

The vaccine for chickenpox has a small incidence of zoster, although studies have so far shown the frequency is less than that for people who had wild chickenpox.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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