What Is the Most Contagious Stage of Chicken Pox?

Q:
What is the most contagious stage of chicken pox?

A:
Chickenpox is a very contagious infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus. It mainly affects kids, but adults can get it, too.

Chickenpox is most contagious from 1 to 2 days before the rash appears until all the blisters are dried and crusted.

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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