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Treatment for Varicella Zoster infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi doc
Doctor :   hello
User :   my frnd is infected with Varicella zoster virus ..
Doctor :   ok
User :   and he is my roomate
Doctor :   ok
User :   any antibotic for this ?
Doctor :   it is an viral infection
Doctor :   what are the symptoms of this disease
Doctor :   sorry what are the symptoms he is having
User :   Fever and vesicular skin rash appearing in two or three waves
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does he has pain
User :   No pain
Doctor :   it is treated with antivirals
Doctor :   i suggest him to see a Dermatologist and get it checked ince
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