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Smoking while having chicken pox

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Dr. Johny Chacko MD

I'm XXXX. 33yrs old.suffering frm chicken pox .nto my 5th day.if de blisters break while taking bath, will it give deep scars? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

MY 3 older children, ages 12, 11, 8 have each received 1 chicken pox - varicella vaccine ... and are currently on day 5 of the chicken pox. My problem is that the 2 of the first 3 children have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

Hello Doctor, I have low fever (99*), went to doctor and confirmed that its a Chicken fox. but he did not say much.. I have one ear block(left ear), not able to hear anything from left side. Doctor said that is also... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Albana Sejdini MD

could you please let me know the food that I can have and which I shouldn't have by the time of chicken pox and even after ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sudhir MD

Hi Doctor, My mother is 60 years old. She had her gall bladder removed and Thyroid problem. She now got a chicken pox . It is so severe. It spreads from the family member. She had chicken pox at... View answer

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Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Hi doctor, I have realized that I have a minor case of Chicken Pox, while the only thing it has done to me is the itchiness [ fever is gone now ] , I still am cringing to smoke marijuana. [... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen G MD

hi doctor i m 30 yr old guy. 5 feet 4 inches long. i m in chicken pox for last 6 days. it appeared under the foreskin of my genital also. while bathing i used to wash it with dettol water. is it normal... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian GHAUSI MD

hi, im 20 years old, i recently caught a bad case of chicken pox from my younger sisters ... to sleep at night. past 3 nights i got about 3-4 hrs total. i used to smoke marijuana once in a while... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian GHAUSI ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. V R Nandakumar MD

my granddaughter 16 has broken out with what I believed to be hives. However while looking up symptoms of chicken pox I am concerned it may be that. She had a headache on off for the last week or so ... View answer

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Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

Hi, I ve had chicken pox before and I ve also had the vaccine. I shared a bag of food with someone who later got chicken pox who also had a sore throat and I got one while I woke up in... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

No! it increases the chances of viral pneumonia; take care!

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

Nothing to be avoided; normal diet as per your taste but take care so that the lesions/scars are not injured or infected; high protein/vitamin diets are good along with rest...all the best!

Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna MD

usually there is no need of antibiotics in chicken pox because it is caused by a virus. antibiotics are not effective against virus. but in some cases where there is secondary bacterial infection along with...