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 ...
Apr 11, 2016 ... Index page for chickenpox which leads to information about symptoms, how it's
spread, possible complications, treatment and prevention, and ...
It's most common in kids under age 12, but anyone can get chickenpox. The good
news is that a vaccine can prevent most cases.
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. It spreads very ...
Feb 28, 2016 ... Chickenpox — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, prevention
of this once common childhood illness.
Feb 28, 2016 ... Chickenpox infection appears 10 to 21 days after exposure to the virus and
usually lasts about five to 10 days. The rash is the telltale indication ...
Chickenpox (varicella) is a contagious illness that causes an itchy rash and red
spots or blisters (pox) all over the body. Chickenpox can cause problems for ...
Chickenpox causes spots (a rash) and can make a child feel generally unwell.
Treatment aims to ease symptoms until the illness goes. Full recovery is usual in
Chickenpox (Varicella): Questions and Answers. Information about the disease
and vaccines. Technical content reviewed by the Centers for Disease Control ...
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.