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Poison ivy cannot be spread from person to person by touching the blisters, or from the fluid inside the blisters. It can be spread, however, if the oils remain on the skin, clothes, or shoes.

Is Poison Ivy Contagious? - MedicineNet

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Jun 29, 2016 ... Find out if poison ivy is contagious, and learn when to seek medical care for a poison ivy rash. Poison ivy produces an oil that can cause an ...

Is Poison Ivy Contagious? Symptoms, Treatment, Causes - How ...

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Jun 29, 2016 ... Most individuals with poison ivy will have the rash and other symptoms and signs gradually resolve over a period of about one to three weeks.

Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac Rash Facts & Myths - Zanfel

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A: The itching, redness, and swelling associated with contact with poison ivy is due to the body's response to the oil, ... Myth: Poison ivy rash is "contagious."

Poison ivy rash Causes - Mayo Clinic

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Aug 11, 2015 ... A poison ivy rash itself isn't contagious — blister fluid doesn't contain urushiol and won't spread the rash. And you can't get poison ivy from ...

Is poison ivy/poison oak contagious? - Department of Dermatology

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Scratching poison ivy blisters will not spread the rash. In addition, the poison ivy rash is not contagious - only urushiol (oil found in the sap of poison ivy) can ...

Poison ivy: Is it contagious? | Go Ask Alice!

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Oct 23, 2015 ... Poison ivy is contagious only by spreading the plant's oil/resin; the rash itself is not contagious and does not spread. Scratching the rash during ...

Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac-Topic Overview - WebMD

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Poison ivy, oak, and sumac are plants that can cause a red, itchy rash called allergic contact dermatitis. It is the most common skin problem caused by contact  ...

Can you catch poison ivy if you touch someone who has a poison ...

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Jan 28, 2017 ... The poison ivy rash itself is not contagious, according to the Dermatology Clinic at UAMS. Neither will fluid from the blisters of a poison ivy rash ...

Consumer Updates > Outsmarting Poison Ivy and Other Poisonous ...

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Poison Plant Rashes Aren't Contagious. Poison ivy and other poison plant rashes can't be ...