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Does the chicken pox vaccine stop you from getting shingles too?

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In brief: Stop no but

Does decrease the incidence
http://www.
nfid.org/publications/factsheets/varicellaadult.pdf

In brief: Stop no but

Does decrease the incidence
http://www.
nfid.org/publications/factsheets/varicellaadult.pdf
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: No

The weakened varicella virus acts like the wild one.
However, data to date show the frequency of shingles after the vaccine is lower than that of the wild chickenpox.

In brief: No

The weakened varicella virus acts like the wild one.
However, data to date show the frequency of shingles after the vaccine is lower than that of the wild chickenpox.
Dr. James Ferguson
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