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Effect of Chickenpox on baby during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   am pregnant now 4 weeks
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   but i got chickenpox
Doctor :   okay
User :   its almost 10 days now since i developed rashes
Doctor :   okay
User :   is there any risk to my baby?
User :   is there any risk ti my baby?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   one sec please
Doctor :   okay
Doctor :   there are chances of birth defects for a child if chicken pox occur in first trimester
Doctor :   Are you there?
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