If you have had the shingles can you get the

Patient

Q: If you have had the shingles can you get the chicken pox again

Doctor

A:   Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor. I understand your concern.

Although it is said that once chicken pox occurs, one can never get it again. But practically its not true. I have seen many patients with repeated episode of chicken pox even after shingles.
So the rule is not strict.
I hope I am able to solve your query.
If you have any further query, you may ask us.

Stay healthy.

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