• Vaccines: VPD-VAC/Varicella/main page

    www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/varicella/default.htm Varicella (Chickenpox) Vaccination . Varicella (chickenpox) is a highly contagious disease that is very uncomfortable and sometimes serious. The chickenpox vaccine is ...
  • Chickenpox - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Varicella Chickenpox, also known as varicella, is a highly contagious disease caused by the initial infection with varicella zoster virus (VZV). [1] The disease results in a ...
  • Chickenpox (Varicella)-Topic Overview - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/vaccines/tc/chickenpox-varicella-topic-overview 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 pregnant ...
    • Chickenpox (Varicella) - MedicineNet

      www.medicinenet.com/chickenpox_varicella/article.htm Get the facts on the chickenpox, vaccine, treatment, causes (varicella zoster virus, shingles cause), symptoms and signs (itchy, red rash), how it spreads and ...
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    • Varicella | definition of varicella by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/varicella chickenpox [chikĀ“en-poks] an acute, highly contagious, viral disease, with mild constitutional symptoms and a maculopapular vesicular skin eruption; it is a common ...
    • Varicella zoster virus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Varicella_zoster_virus Varicella zoster virus or varicella-zoster virus (VZV) is one of eight herpesviruses known to infect humans and vertebrates. VZV only affects humans, and commonly ...
    • Chickenpox (Varicella) Vaccine: Schedule and Side Effects

      www.webmd.com/children/vaccines/chickenpox-varicella-vaccine WebMD explains the varicella, or chickenpox, vaccine -- why it's important, who should get it, the vaccine schedule, and possible side effects.
    • Pinkbook | Varicella | Epidemiology of Vaccine Preventable ...

      www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/varicella.html Varicella Chapter of Pinkbook: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, 13th edition, 2015
    • Varicella - CDC WONDER

      wonder.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/p0000108/p0000108.asp Varicella History --Varicella (chickenpox) was not reliably distinguished from smallpox until the end of the 19th century. Herpes zoster (shingles) has ...