Chickenpox / Varicella
Frequently Asked Questions
You can see a general physician or an infection specialist.
2. Can chicken pox be prevented?
Yes, chicken pox vaccines are available. Vaccination can prevent the onset of the disease.
3. Can I get chicken pox from touching a person?
No, it is spread through the respiratory route.
4. Are the scabs infectious?
No the scabs are not infectious.