4 doctors weighed in:
Is shingles contagious?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Stephen Daquino
Sports Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Its a reactivation of the chicken pox virus.
Until all the vesicles have crusted over, you can give it to anyone who hasn't had chicken pox or the vaccine. Avoid exposure to young kids, pegnant, elderly, frail, or folks with lowered immune systems.

In brief: Yes
Its a reactivation of the chicken pox virus.
Until all the vesicles have crusted over, you can give it to anyone who hasn't had chicken pox or the vaccine. Avoid exposure to young kids, pegnant, elderly, frail, or folks with lowered immune systems.
Dr. Stephen Daquino
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