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can a child who has been immunized for chicken pox, still...
can a child who has been immunized for chicken pox, still develop it? and, if so, would it present the same way or would it potentially be a variation of the typical presentation?
Although rare, some people may get chickenpox even after being immunized; however the illness is generally much milder than if they had not been immunized.
You can find more information about chickenpox in the HealthLinkBC File: Facts About Chickenpox. If you have questions about your child's health, we recommend that you contact your health care provider of HealthLinkBC at 8-1-1.
- Immunization Nurse