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Preventive measures for shingles - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   hello i have shingles, will that affect my 6 month pregnant wife
Doctor :   whats ur age?
Doctor :   from how many days u are having this?
User :   44
User :   44 years old ive had shingles for 4 days
Doctor :   did she had chicken pox in her childhood?
User :   yes
Doctor :   then fine chances of her getting shingles are less
Doctor :   and take care that she doesnt devolop shingles
User :   what about the baby?
Doctor :   is she doesnt get baby also will not get

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