https://www.cdc.gov/shingles/about/transmission.html

However, the virus that causes shingles, the varicella zoster virus, can spread from a person with active shingles to cause chickenpox in someone who had ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312051.php

If another person is in direct contact with the blisters, they can get sick. ... and it can cause chickenpox in someone who has never been infected with the virus.

https://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/shingles/shingles-skin

May 22, 2018 ... You can think of shingles as the one-two punch of infections. Anyone who ever gets it had a case of the chickenpox first, often many decades ...

https://www.nvic.org/vaccines-and-diseases/shingles/contagious.aspx

However, VZV can be spread from a person with active shingles to another person who ... Persons exposed to VZV virus from someone with an active shingles ...

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/shingles/symptoms-causes/syc-20353054

May 16, 2018 ... Although shingles can occur anywhere on your body, it most often appears as a ... You or someone in your family has a weakened immune system (due to ... you won't get chickenpox or shingles, it can reduce your chances of ...

https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/shingles

It's not possible to catch shingles from someone with the condition or from someone with chickenpox. However, you can catch chickenpox from someone with ...

https://www.mydr.com.au/skin-hair/shingles

Shingles is not contagious, in the sense that you do not catch shingles from someone else who has shingles. You can only get shingles if you have had ...

http://healthland.time.com/2013/01/29/5-things-you-should-know-about-chickenpox-and-shingles/

Jan 29, 2013 ... If you never had chicken pox as a child, can you still get the infection as ... zoster virus can be spread from a person with shingles to someone ...

https://www.medicinenet.com/is_shingles_contagious/article.htm

Nevertheless, the disease of shingles can pass the virus from its active rash blisters directly to another individual (an adult, child, or baby) who can become ...

https://www.self.com/story/shingles-contagious

Jul 17, 2017 ... But before you upset your shingles-ridden grandmother by treating her like someone out of Contagion, know this: You can't exactly catch ...