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Chickenpox is a contagious and airborne disease primarily due to varicella zoster virus (VZV). The disease can be easily spread through sneezing or coughing of infected individuals or through direct contact with the fluids secreted by the rash.


no it can not. will just cause more problems in ur body
It can be dormant before it appears. Most of the time it appearswithin 24 hours of exposure to the virus.
 A week or two after the blisters erupt, the oozing sores  will begin to crust over. The sores are usually gone after another  two weeks. The pain usually decreases over the next few weeks, but  some patients may have pain for months - sometimes, for years.   
Shingles is a viral disease, Herpes zoster, caused by the same virus (Varicella zoster) that causes chickenpox.
severe exhaustion was the first symptom for me along with uncharacteristic lowering of mood. For example I could not walk to the village, less than 1/4 of a mile away without having to rest halfway as my legs felt so weak. On return I fell onto the bed exhausted. Same thing after showering. I feel...
Chickenpox blisters show up in waves, so after some begin to crust over, a new group of spots might appear. New chickenpox usually stop appearing by the seventh day, though they may stop as early as the third day. It usually takes 10-14 days for all the blisters to be scabbed over and then you are...
They can if they have not already had it. It might also be shingles
Humans are  the only known host of VZV. 
If you have shingles you should stay out of school until the  symptoms have disappeared. This means that you no longer have a  fever, if you had one, and the shingles rash is gone.
Unless you have a contraindication to using an antihistamine, you can use one safely when you have a varicella / chicken pox. One complication of this infection is pruritis or itching. Antihistamines can reduce the body's histamine level and quiet the desire to scratch. When a person does scratch...
yes best thing for itching, relieved my sons crying better then lotion did!!
Height times width gives you square footage. One square of shingles covers 100 square feet. Depending on the type of shingle, there are either 3 or 4 bundles in a square. If your entire roof is 30x65 you have 1950 square feet, it that is one side, double that to 3900 sq. ft. Allow extra for the...
An egg can be cleaned off of shingles with water, dish soap, and a  brush. You do not want the bristles of the brush to be to hard but  firm enough to clean the shingle.
How much area would 15 bundles of shingles cover. Standard duty shingles use 3 bundles for every 100 square feet so 15 bundles would cover 500 square feet.
Yes you can go outside to play while u have chicken pox. Because chicken pox have no sign of illness besides the fact of itching and scratching   I did when I had it! However, it was just in the garden and not with other children.
they be in the air but it matter if your not breathingaero
Any baby can get chickenpox, although protective antibodies from the baby's mother lower the risk in the youngest babies.
Yes, it's safe for a person with psoriasis.
Prior to chickenpox vaccine, 90% of adult had a history of chickenpox. Today, with routine vaccination in the US, the numbers are lower.
shingles are make from splitting a log on end with a fore tool and a wood mallet
In the years following 1770 there were at least six people in England and Germany (Sevel, Jensen, Jesty 1774, Rendell, Plett 1791) who had successfully tested the possibility of using the cowpox vaccine as an immunization for smallpox in humans. But Edward Jenner was the first who successfully...
Yes, a person with disseminated shingles should be on contact and respiratory isolation.
"Chickenpox" is the correct spelling of the illness with the scientific name "varicella."
Ye, it is recommended to work out at the gym with shingles. This is  because the shingles help relieve stress, pain, and depression when  someone is working out at the gym.
No, chickenpox precautions and universal precautions are different. Universal precautions is the principle of treating all patients as if they were known to have an infection. Chickenpox precautions are a specific approach to isolation that takes into account both respiratory isolation and contact...
How do you do it? Start at the bottom. If right handed start on the left side. Cut 1/2 of the right side of the third tab off. Rotate the shingle so that the bottom edge is up and nail it even with the bottom edge of the roof. Reverse another one and nail it beside the first at the bottom edge. Do...
A musical chicken.You might get a Strings Chicken.
I honestly wouldn't recommend using it. It may take the look away but it isn't worth it because putting most types of makeup on a shingles rash would irritate the rash even more.
A reactivation of the chickenpox virus if you have had chickenpox.
The virus of chicken pox and measles are different
this was my question and have since been told by my com nurse that you can    Answer It is possible, yes, since being sick with one thing usually doesn't protect you against another infection. In the case of parvovirus B19 (which causes a rash with a slapped cheek appearance) and varicella...
90% of adults are immune to chickenpox because it is a highly contagious disease that causes lifelong immunity. Most people got chickenpox as children prior to the approval of chickenpox vaccine.
Because chickenpox is highly contagious, most people get it in childhood in countries that don't routinely vaccinate for chickenpox. By the time people in these countries reach adulthood, 90% have already gotten the disease and are no longer susceptible.
Varicella zoster virus which is a form of the herpes virusHerpes. Shingles.varicellaVaricellaVaricella.
An acute, painful inflammation of the nerve ganglia, with a skineruption often forming a girdle around the middle of the body. Itis caused by the same virus as chickenpox.
Is spelled as Chickenpox
Vegetables!!. Also, drink a lot of water. Avoid junk foods, oily foods and sugar since it would worsen the condition.
Various cells are involved. The varicella-zoster virus enters through the respiratory system. Then it is found in the lymph nodes 4-6 days later the virus enters the cells of the spleen and liver. After a week the virus travels to the viscera and skin, causing the typical skin markings.
varicella-zoster virus
It is not uncommon to have a "bump" or localized swelling for a day or two after chickenpox vaccine.
IVIG can be given to people at very high risk for complications for chickenpox. Normally, no injections are given for chickenpox.
I would say every celebrity, because its common in the human life.
If it is a wood shingle, two nails should be used - just in from the sides about 3/4" +/- and covered by the shingles to be nailed on above. Asphalt shingles usually take 4 or five nails placed above the tabs on the line that is marked (nailing patterns are always on the package and must be followed...
No, cats cannot catch shingles from humans. Shingles does not  affect cats; it is only humans that suffer from shingles.
You can only get it once, but it lies dormant in the body and can reactivate later in life as shingles or herpes zoster. More than one reactivation is rare and more than three is extremely rare.
  The visible symptoms of shingles usually lasts about 2 weeks. The full period including when general illness or skin soreness are the only symptoms usually lasts about a month. However, some patients may develop Post-Herpetic Neuralgia which is the most serious complication of shingles....
Shingles often causes excruciating and debilitating pain.
until your doctor clears you to return to work.
A person with shingles can pass the virus to anyone who hasn't had chickenpox before. A person who has not had chickenpox can become infected through direct contact with a person who is infected with shingles. After becoming infected, the person will develop chickenpox, but not shingles. The...
You say shingles like, херпес зостер. :)
Some patients, particularly those vaccinated in the past, can get a case of chickenpox so mild that no bumps are noticed. Talk with your healthcare provider for information specific to your situation.
You can only transmit chickenpox if you're infected. It's possible, but not likely, to get chickenpox more than once.
It is likely that lymph nodes ("glands") in your next will be back to normal within months of having chickenpox.
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Fever is generally the first symptoms with the rash starting on the face a day or two later. Early symptoms - often preceding the rash symptomsAchingTirednessHeadacheFeverSore throatMalaise Little red bumpsSymptoms are usually more severe in adults than in children. Expect to have a few...
Getting shingles is something that happens unpredictably--some people never get it, some get it once, some get it more than once in their lives.After you have had chicken pox (which most of us had in childhood) the germ stays dormant in your body, but can occasionally flare up and cause shingles.
There are only a couple illnesses that cross species, e.g. from animal to human. For example, pregnant women can contract toxoplasmosis from cleaning cat litter boxes. The biggest risk to humans is bacterial infections; for example, if a cat claws your arm, the wound could become infected because...
No. Your child will not get chicken pox from visiting the farm.
Pet does not give cold to the owner, unless the pet is swine or chicken.
No. You will not get cold that way.
No. It is an airborne virus spread form person to person by coughing and sneezing.
Shingles can't cause genital herpes.
Shingles is a viral disease related to chickenpox. It results from reactivation of the lifelong infection with the chickenpox virus. Chickenpox can cause myocarditis as a complication. There can be secondary bacterial infection of the skin. Rarely there can be viral encephalitis.
An outbreak of shingles even if it appears to you to be a mild case can last anything from a week up to several months to go and remains in your body like a time bomb that may break out at any time when your immune system is low. Shingles remains dormant in your body once you have contracted the...
Yes. You can get shingles on your head.Yes, it can appear on the scalp.
There is no need to be stereotypical, to answer your question I do (I am black) but this does not mean all blacks have shingles.
Pretty much the same way the original shingles were put on. If there are more than three layers you will have to take off the old ones and go down to the original wood sheeting or plank ing. Check with your local building codes first, but most are three layers max. Otherwise, you start at the...
You could get chicken pox if you have never had it before. However, while your chances of getting chicken pox from someone with shingles is in the realm of possibility, you will rarely come across someone with shingles, since they are mostly home with the illness.
If you scratch and pick at the blisters caused by chicken pox they could crack, bleed, scar or even, in some cases, become infected and lead to further problems down the road. If you use calamine lotion on the blisters, it'll take away most of the itching so you (or whomever has it) won't have to...
Three bundles in a square, a square is 100 square feet of coverage, or a 10 foot by 10 foot area. 9 bundles is 3 square, 300 square feet.
Yes, I believe it's from a virus.
Chickenpox is not caused by a poxvirus. It's caused by varicella zoster virus, which is a member of the herpes virus group.
Chickenpox infection induces the production of cytokines, inflammatory mediators of the immune system. This turn of events often causes body aches.
They are measured in sq feet & if you think on that, its the right way to sell them, because figuring how many rows would be a lot more time consuming & variable that calculating the sq ft of a roof. At the lumber yard or the Depot they sell it by the bundle, 4 Bundles to a square & a...
Antibodies for measles don't work against chickenpox virus becauseantibody for measles virus can not bind to chickenpox virus.Antibody for a specific antigen should have a shape and structurethat is able to fit into this virus. Then it will be able toinhibit the activity of this virus. When a...
If you have chicken pox go change your socks
Yes, you can get chickenpox after having measles. Although both are viral infectious diseases that cause rashes, they are caused by different viruses, and a history of one doesn't give immunity to the other.
After 7 to 10 days, the blisters will begin to crust and scab off.
If you've had chickenpox in the past, you get natural immunity to the virus. Chickenpox vaccine provides artificial immunity.
You can get smallpox even if you have had chickenpox.This was a popular question before irradication of small pox in  seventy's in last century. (Probably 1976.) Now a days as small pox  is kept closed in laboratory in London, you will not get it. ( Now  it is high time that these stored germs...
No not on you. However please note that shingle are infectious to other people. Shingles are the same as chicken pox (the same virus) thus if you have shingles you can give other people chicken pox. Also NORMALLY you can only get shingles if you have had chicken pox earlier in life.In India when...
You can get a varicella titer -- a blood test -- to see if you're immune to chickenpox.
  The location of the Herpes lesions will determine the nerve involvement. If the pain or numbness is on the "inside" of the arm and hand (the "pinkie" finger side), then it is ulnar in origin. If the symptoms appear on the "outside" of the hand and arm (the thumb side) then the nerve involved...
  From CBS2Chicago.com:     Shingles Vaccine Caution Urged Around Infants   Maker Says Patients With Live Vaccine Should Be Careful Around Infants, Immunocompromised     The Chicago CBS newstory featured a grandmother who stayed away from her newborn grandchild for 8 weeks...
No, unemployment is reserved for individuals who lose their jobs. If you live in a State in which you are provided with Sick pay you may take advantage of that if you miss work due to an illness.
3 bundels of shingle is a square and 1 square is 100 square ft. Measure the roof to find how may square feet there are and go from there. You will need a few bundles more than the actual square footage for the starter row and the cap at the peak.
Varicella-zoster virus, the virus that causes chickenpox, has a double-stranded DNA genome.
Varicella zoster is a virus and doesn't have a gram stain category.
There are too many variables to answer the question. weight will vary slightly by manufacturer, style, and durability. 3 tab shingles come in 20, 25, and 30 year warranty weights. Obviously, the longer the warranty, the heavier (thicker) the shingle. Architectural (shadowbox) shingles which come...