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www.healthline.com/health/shingles-contagious

Aug 3, 2017 ... Shingles is a contagious condition related to chickenpox. It occurs ... A person with shingles can typically spread the varicella-zoster virus to someone who has never had chickenpox. This is .... How Long Does Shingles Last?

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312051.php

Feb 23, 2017 ... Many people with shingles wonder if they are contagious. The Varicella zoster virus, which is responsible for chickenpox and shingles, can be ...

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

Oct 17, 2017 ... A person with active shingles can spread the virus when the rash is in the ... Shingles is less contagious than chickenpox and the risk of a ...

www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/shingles

Shingles isn't usually serious, but see your GP as soon as possible if you recognise ... If you have shingles, you're contagious until the last blister has dried and ...

www.medicinenet.com/is_shingles_contagious/article.htm

Classic symptoms of shingles are painful blisters in a band along a nerve distribution on one side of ...

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Is Shingles Contagious? How Long Does Shingles Last? Is Shingles Prevention Possible? Is There a Shingles Vaccine? What Specialists Treat Shingles?

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Are there any long-term effects from shingles? Very rarely, shingles ... Once the rash has developed crusts, the person is no longer contagious. A person cannot  ...

www.netdoctor.co.uk/ask-the-expert/infections/a5461/ive-got-shingles-8211-am-i-infectious

Feb 17, 2015 ... Whilst contagious, it is probably best that sufferers avoid colleagues and adult friends ... How long will it take for me to recover from shingles?

www.dermishealth.com/how-long-is-shingles-contagious.html

Shingles is contagious when direct contact is made with open shingles sores. It is not contagious before the blisters form, or after the blisters crust. How long is ...