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Chicken pox vaccinations and symptoms - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi doc...
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   good afternoon
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   goodafternoon....
User :   wanna know somthng abt chickenpox...
Doctor :   ok
User :   is there any vaccine coming to prevent it...
Doctor :   Please go ahead
Doctor :   ya
Doctor :   Its already there in the market
User :   actually few of my team memebers in office suffered frm chickenpox...
Doctor :   ok
User :   and since last 2 days i am also not feeling well...
User :   so just afraid...
Doctor :   what are the complaints
Doctor :   yo uhave now
User :   slight fever and slight cold and
Doctor :   Have you got it anytime before
User :   nope...
Doctor :   sure?
User :   yup...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how old are you?
User :   26...

Doctor :   chicken pox virus
Doctor :   spreads by contact
Doctor :   and air also
User :   k...
Doctor :   so if you are making sure that you avoid
Doctor :   that to happen
Doctor :   you can avoid contracting one
User :   k..

User :   then wht can i do now...?

Doctor :   and the person who has the chickenpox
Doctor :   will continue to shed the virus till he crust every lesion he has
Doctor :   and dry
User :   ok..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   But a person at your age should have good
Doctor :   immunity
User :   ok..
Doctor :   with the healthy food you eat and healthy life style you have
Doctor :   what is your occupation
User :   s/w engg...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any other question you wanna
User :   wht u suggest shuld i go ahead and take the vaccine...?
Doctor :   ask me
Doctor :   about chicken pox
Doctor :   yes
User :   or shuld i go for any antialergic tab..?

Doctor :   no antiallergic tabs
Doctor :   either you should not be contacting the diseased person
Doctor :   or take the vaccination
User :   i can go to any hospital for tht.....?
Doctor :   its available as varilix brand
Doctor :   ya
Doctor :   you can
Doctor :   single dose vaccin
Doctor :   but if you have already with the virus
Doctor :   it may not prevent you from it
Doctor :   as said by your present complaints
User :   is there any test for detecting it...?
Doctor :   test is a waste of money
Doctor :   they are very expensive
Doctor :   but we have it anywa
User :   k...can u sugges sum place where i can go to take vaccine...?
Doctor :   anyway one of our doctors shall get back
User :   thanks doc...
Doctor :   to you and help yo umore
Doctor :   please confirm your details
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Doctor :   0000

User :   right...
Doctor :   is it ok
Doctor :   ok anything i can assist uyopu with
User :   yup its ok...
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   no thnks....
Doctor :   bye
User :   same to you...
User :   bye..
Doctor :   thanks for consulting
Doctor :   heatlh care amgice
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