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Chickenpox
Also known as varicella, chickenpox is a virus that often affects children. It is characterized by itchy, red blisters that appear all over the body. More »
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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 ...

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Jun 15, 2017 ... Also known as varicella, chickenpox is a virus that often affects children. It is characterized by itchy red blisters that appear all over the body.

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.webmd.com/vaccines/tc/chickenpox-varicella-topic-overview

What is chickenpox?Chickenpox (varicella) is a highly contagious and common viral infection that causes a rash. Chickenpox infections occur year - round, most  ...

www.medicinenet.com/chickenpox_varicella/article.htm

Sep 8, 2016 ... Get the facts on the chickenpox, vaccine, treatment, causes (varicella zoster virus, shingles cause), symptoms and signs (itchy, red rash), how it ...

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.

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

Feb 28, 2016 ... Chickenpox (varicella) is a viral infection that causes an itchy rash with small, fluid-filled blisters. Chickenpox is highly contagious to people ...

medlineplus.gov/chickenpox.html

Dec 21, 2016 ... Chickenpox is a contagious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus. It causes an itchy rash with blisters. Learn about vaccines and ...

www.cdc.gov/chickenpox/index.html

Jun 28, 2016 ... Chickenpox is a very contagious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus ( VZV). It causes a blister-like rash, itching, tiredness, and fever.