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Re: [IPp] Chicken pox and sites

> My little pumper has developed chicken pox (finally!).  I know this
> isn't something that many of you have had to deal with, but if anyone
> this can offer their views, I'd appreciate it.
>       On Tuesday she is due to have her site changed and there are quite a
> few little red poxes all around the area we have to use for a new site.
> There will probably be many more quite soon, as we are only at the 30 hour
> mark from the onset of fever.  Are these poxes liable to get infected or
> worsen if the adhesive of the set covers them?  Of course, I'll try to
> in an area that is clear as possible.   Will the IV prep sting and bother
> poxes?  Thanks for any advice.
> Barbara, Mum of Claire 8


I can't remember the name of it, but there is a shot that you can get that
will lesson on severity and duration of the chicken pox.

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