Frequently Asked Questions1. Which doctor should I consult if I happento get chicken pox?
You can see a general physician or an infectionspecialist.
2. Can chicken pox be prevented?
Yes, chicken pox vaccines are available. Vaccinationcan prevent the onset of the disease.
3. Can I get chicken pox from touching aperson?
No, it is spread through the respiratory route.
4. Are the scabs infectious?
No the scabs are not infectious.
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