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Is this the start of chicken pox??

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HopeFull28 Fri 01-Jul-16 14:54:49

My DS has suddenly got a few spots on his belly do you think its chicken pox or just a rash? confused

AppleMagic Fri 01-Jul-16 14:56:09

It doesn't look particularly pox like to me yet. But it might be just the start.

HopeFull28 Fri 01-Jul-16 15:09:42

I hope you're right grin he's only 8mths old but its only appeared this morning

NickNacks Fri 01-Jul-16 15:14:43

No I don't think so.

NickyEds Fri 01-Jul-16 20:03:45

No I don't think so. Fairly sure my ds has got it today and he started this morning with bigger spots, already a bit blister like and they've been erupting all day sad. Does he have a temperature?

sunnydayinmay Fri 01-Jul-16 20:06:09

Not in my experience. Both of mine started with one, large red spot, which looked like a sore patch, and then blistered.

HopeFull28 Fri 01-Jul-16 20:25:50

No he's just a bit clingy now thinking it may be a rash because i put a new romper suit on him before it had been washed blush

Dixiechick17 Fri 01-Jul-16 23:41:26

My DD has just gotten over chicken pox, they started off as a few fluid filled blisters that rapidly spread over a couple of days. Looks more rash like in your picture.

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