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.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312051.php

Many people with shingles wonder if they are contagious. The Varicella ... is contagious. If another person is in direct contact with the blisters, they can get sick.

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 has never had chickenpox. This happens when the shingles rash is in ...

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

May 22, 2018 ... Have cancer, HIV, or another disease that lower your body's defenses ... But many people who get shingles do not fit in any of these categories.

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 ... as it's very difficult to pass the virus on to someone else if the rash is covered ...

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

May 16, 2018 ... Some people experience shingles pain without ever developing the rash. ... Though the vaccine doesn't guarantee you won't get chickenpox or ...

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

If people develop pain and/or a rash in a band ... old) should discuss the shingles vaccine ... Other shingles symptoms include ... Take the Shingles Quiz to get the ...

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

However, the virus that causes shingles, the varicella zoster virus, can be spread from a person with active shingles to another person who has never had ...

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.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 ...