Chickenpox

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 easily from one person to another.

The classic symptom of chickenpox is an uncomfortable, itchy rash. The rash turns into fluid-filled blisters and eventually into scabs. It usually shows up on the face, chest, and back and then spreads to the rest of the body. Other symptoms include

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  1. Chickenpox (National Library of Medicine)  
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  2. ... can become active and can cause shingles. Unlike chicken pox, you can get shingles more than once, but ... the immune system Why do I need a chickenpox or shingles test? You may need a chickenpox ...
  3. Chickenpox is a viral infection in which a person develops very itchy blisters all over the body. ... The illness is rare today because of the chickenpox vaccine .
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  6. ... is taken in its entirety from the CDC Chickenpox Vaccine Information Statement (VIS): www.cdc.gov/vaccines/ ... statements/varicella.html CDC review information for the Chickenpox VIS: Page last updated: August 6, 2021
  7. Chickenpox (Nemours Foundation)  
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  10. Why Vaccinate Adults Against Chickenpox (National Foundation for Infectious Diseases)  
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