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Is zostavax vaccine a permanent eradication of bacterial cellulitis? I am looking for permanent cure of bacterial cellulitis which I am attacked for the second time in two years.

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For adults over fifty years of age, Zostavax taken in two doses four weeks apart will prevent herpes zosterreactivated varicella infection) a viral infection and not a bacterial cellulitis.
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