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Feb 23, 2017 ... When a person is infected with shingles, they will first experience a ... the severity of the symptoms and shorten the duration of the illness.

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Aug 3, 2017 ... Shingles itself is not contagious. You can't spread the condition to another person . However, the varicella-zoster virus is contagious, and if you ...

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Learn more about the stages of shingles, how long shingles is contagious, and ... (dorsal root ganglia) usually after the person has had chickenpox as a child.

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Apr 6, 2017 ... It's uncommon for someone with shingles to be referred to hospital, but ... If you have shingles, you're contagious until the last blister has dried ...

www.cdc.gov/shingles/about/transmission.html

Sep 17, 2014 ... A person with active shingles can spread the virus when the rash is in the ... contagious than chickenpox and the risk of a person with shingles ...

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Are there any long-term effects from shingles? ... A person with shingles can spread the disease through direct contact with the rash when the rash is in the blister phase. Once the rash has developed crusts, the person is no longer contagious.

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When Should Someone Seek Medical Care for Shingles? How Do Health-Care ... Is Shingles Contagious? How Long Does Shingles Last? Is Shingles ...

www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Shingles/Pages/Introduction.aspx

It's uncommon for someone with shingles to be referred to hospital, but your GP may ... If you have shingles, you're contagious until the last blister has dried and ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/shingles/basics/causes/con-20019574

A person with shingles can pass the varicella-zoster virus to anyone who isn't ... Until your shingles blisters scab over, you are contagious and should avoid ...