Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Kelly | 2011/07/01

Q.

Chicken Pox

Hi, My baby was in contact with some who had Chicken Pox will my baby get it he is 5 moths old

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

If you have had chicken pox then you will pass a temporary immunity to chicken pox to your baby. This usually lasts for about 6 months, so your baby should still be protected.

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