What happens if chickenpox occurs during pregnancy?
Pregnant women who are infected with the chickenpox virus and are not previously immune are at increased danger of developing severe disease. The fetus is also in some danger of developing serious disease.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 22 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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