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

Shingles is a painful condition related to chicken pox. ... with blisters, and it can cause chickenpox in someone who has never been infected with the virus.

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

Persons exposed to VZV virus from someone with an active shingles infection might develop chickenpox, but they would not develop shingles. Shingles is not as ...

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

May 16, 2018 ... Shingles is a viral infection that causes a painful rash. ... You or someone in your family has a weakened immune system (due to cancer, ...

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

May 22, 2018 ... The virus that brings the painful rash and aches of shingles is the same one that causes chickenpox.

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

Jul 17, 2017 ... So if you've had chickenpox in the past, you won't catch shingles from someone else. Just being near someone with shingles won't trigger your ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/shingles-contagious

Aug 3, 2017 ... If you haven't had chickenpox, you can get the varicella-zoster virus from contact with someone else's oozing shingles blisters. This could lead ...

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

Shingles is a viral infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus (also known as VZV, herpes zoster). Shingles usually causes a single strip or patch of painful ...

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 ...