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

Shingles cannot be passed from one person to another. However, the virus that causes shingles, the varicella zoster virus, can spread from a person with active ...

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

May 16, 2018 ... Overview. Shingles is a viral infection that causes a painful rash. Although shingles can occur anywhere on your body, it most often appears 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.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.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312051.php

Shingles is a painful condition related to chicken pox. It is caused by the same virus that causes chicken pox, and anyone who has had chicken pox could ...

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

Shingles is not contagious and cannot be passed from person to person, and is the result reactivation of the virus that causes chickenpox (Varicella Zoster Virus ...

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 ...

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.medicinenet.com/shingles_herpes_zoster/article.htm

The chickenpox virus (varicella zoster) causes shingles (herpes zoster), a painful, blistering contagious rash. Get the facts on shingles treatment, symptoms, the ...

https://www.axappphealthcare.co.uk/health-information/skin/how-do-you-catch-shingles/

Shingles is caused by the reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus, which is the virus that causes chickenpox. Find out how you can catch shingles here.