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.
Chickenpox, also known as varicella, is a highly contagious disease caused by
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Feb 4, 2016 ... Cause and Symptoms. Chickenpox is an illness caused by the Varicella zoster
virus. It was once an almost universal childhood experience.
One history of medicine book credits Giovanni Filippo ... However, it is believed
the name chickenpox was commonly used in earlier ...
May 27, 2014 ... For its extreme antiquity, the virus that causes chicken pox has a surprising
sparse documented history. The earliest clear reference to the virus ...
Jun 20, 2013 ... As this eMedTV article explains, the recorded history of chickenpox goes back to
the 1500s, when Giovanni Filippo first discovered the ...
the history of chickenpox has different claims to how the word came to be.
Jul 13, 2012 ... Sadly, this post is relevant because my youngest son, who is eight, came down
with chicken pox two days ago. I have no idea where he got it ...
Dec 1, 1992 ... Varicella. History --. Varicella (chickenpox) was not reliably distinguished from
smallpox until the end of the 19th century. Herpes zoster ...
Aug 5, 2011 ... Chickenpox, also known as varicella, is a very contagious disease caused by the
varicella-zoster virus. Chicken pox is an illness with skin ...