Clusters of red, fluid-filled blisters appearing all over the body are a sign the illness is chickenpox, rather than another type of virus. Any of the following symptoms may appear before, or during, the outbreak of blisters: fever, sore throat, stoma...
Chickenpox often starts with a fever, headache, sore throat, ... to have a mild
illness with fewer blisters than older children or adults.
Some parents encourage their children to mix with others who have chickenpox
in order to catch ...
Feb 28, 2016 ... Chickenpox — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, prevention
of this once common childhood illness.
Chickenpox (varicella), a viral illness characterised by a very itchy red rash, is
one of the most common infectious diseases of childhood. It is usually mild in ...
Find out about the main symptoms and stages of chickenpox. ... They tend to be
more common and more severe in older children and adults with chickenpox.
Spots and symptoms to look for, plus how to look after your child with chicken pox
and when to visit the doctor.
Apr 11, 2016 ... Lists typical signs and symptoms of chickenpox. ... Children usually miss 5 to 6
days of school or childcare due to chickenpox.
Some children get the chickenpox rash without first having the early symptoms.
Babies 6 months old and younger may have some protection against chickenpox
But a child with chickenpox needs to stay home from school. ... A person who has
chickenpox can spread the virus even before he or she has any symptoms.