Men or women anyone in close contact with a chicken pox patient are likely to get infected equally, if it is the infective period. Usually chicken pox will resolve naturally. But need more info to decide whether any treatment should be undertaken as the patient is a child. Please consult with the Paediatrician.
1 person found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
Thank you for your feedback.
Suggestions offered by doctors on Lybrate are of advisory nature i.e., for educational and informational purposes only. Content posted on, created for, or compiled by Lybrate is not intended or designed to replace your doctor's independent judgment about any symptom, condition, or the appropriateness or risks of a procedure or treatment for a given person.
Book appointment with top doctors for Chickenpox treatment