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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chickenpox

Chickenpox, also known as varicella, is a highly contagious disease caused by the initial infection with varicella zoster virus (VZV). The disease results in a ...

www.healthline.com/health/chickenpox

Jun 15, 2017 ... Chickenpox, also called varicella, is characterized by itchy red blisters that appear all over the body. A virus causes this condition. It often ...

kidshealth.org/en/parents/chicken-pox.html

Chickenpox used to be common in kids, causing a very itchy red rash all over the body. But the good news is that a vaccine can prevent most cases.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chickenpox/home/ovc-20191271

Aug 4, 2017 ... Chickenpox (varicella) is a viral infection that causes an itchy rash with small, fluid-filled blisters. Chickenpox is highly contagious to people ...

www.cdc.gov/chickenpox/about/index.html

Apr 11, 2016 ... Index page for chickenpox which leads to information about symptoms, how it's spread, possible complications, treatment and prevention, and ...

www.webmd.com/children/what-is-chickenpox

Mar 24, 2017 ... Chickenpox is caused by the contagious varicella virus and mainly affects children. It's easy to spot because of its red, itchy rash, mild fever, ...

www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/picture-of-varicella-chickenpox

Feb 17, 2017 ... Chickenpox causes a distinctive red, itchy rash on the skin and covers the body. This is what it looks like.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/239450.php

Chickenpox is a contagious infection caused by the varicella zoster virus. It begins as a blister-like rash that originates on the face and trunk.

medlineplus.gov/chickenpox.html

Aug 14, 2017 ... Chickenpox is an infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus. Most cases are in children under age 15, but older children and adults can get it ...