Patient : My wife is 6 months pregnant. Just became aware one of her co-workers has Shengles. My questions are; 1. Is it safe for her to work next to her co-worker, 2. Can she commute the virus home to our toddlers giving them chicken pox, 3. What is the side affects of Varicella while pregnant.
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