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I have cought chicken poxs off my daughter, should I be worried that I have ?

Hi I have crohn's and i'v cought chicken poxs off my daughter, should i be worrid i have had them for one day also can i work. I did have chicken poxs when i was about 4yrs i'm now 28 many thanks kelly hobster
Asked On : Sat, 15 May 2010
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Pediatrician 's  Response

Thanks for writing to health care magic.

If you had chicken pox once in your life time you will not have it again.

One infection with chicken pox will produce life long immunity.

So if you are right that you had chicken pox when you were 4 year old then you will not have it again.

Hope this helps.

Take care.
Answered: Sun, 21 Apr 2013
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Cardiologist Dr. Naresh Ruparelia's  Response
Hi well come to hcm.
Need not worry, it is self limiting condition if no compliction. Isolation,antibiotic,
Antiviral like acyclovir, and caladryl lotion for itching are sufficiet to treat them. If
fever or respiratory symptoms are associated than cough syrup and paracetamol
in addition to this may require.Isolation is must other wise can transmit to others.
Answered: Mon, 12 Sep 2011
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