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When can I go back to work after suffering from chicken pox?
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Chicken Pox
A person with chickenpox becomes contagious 1 to 2 days before their blisters appear. They remain contagious until all the blisters have crusted over. If all the blisters have crusted over, you can return to work.

In brief: Chicken Pox
A person with chickenpox becomes contagious 1 to 2 days before their blisters appear. They remain contagious until all the blisters have crusted over. If all the blisters have crusted over, you can return to work.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Once the crusts are
You can go back to work once the crusts are gone.

In brief: Once the crusts are
You can go back to work once the crusts are gone.
Dr. Robert Jackson
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
In brief: Varies
Generally when all of the lesions or pox are scabbed over and no new ones are appearing.
You can be contagious before breaking out however.

In brief: Varies
Generally when all of the lesions or pox are scabbed over and no new ones are appearing.
You can be contagious before breaking out however.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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