Chicken pox may still infect you even if you've had it in the past or have never had it before as a child. Many of us think of chicken pox (also known as varicella) as the childhood infection that everyone gets once in their lifetime.
Chickenpox is a common illness caused by the varicella-zoster modna-agencija.infoms of chickenpox include fever and itchy spots or blisters all over the body. Chickenpox is usually mild and runs its Author: Florence Byrd.
May 01, · Learn about adult chickenpox, its symptoms, and potential complications. Subscribe. Chickenpox in Adults. Medically reviewed by Daniel Murrell, MD on Author: Scott Frothingham.
Nov 07, · Chickenpox causes spots (a rash) and can make you feel unwell. Symptoms tend to be worse in adults than in children. Treatments can ease the symptoms until the illness goes. An antiviral medicine may limit the severity of the illness if the medicine is started within 24 hours of the rash first Author: Dr Mary Harding.