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  1. chickenpox, varicellanoun

    an acute contagious disease caused by herpes varicella zoster virus; causes a rash of vesicles on the face and body


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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chickenpox

    Chicken pox, varicella, human herpesvirus type 3

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  1. Marie Jhin:

    Shingles is caused by reactivation of the varicella zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox.

  2. Northern Kentucky:

    Encouraging the spread of an acute infectious disease in a community demonstrates a callous disregard for the health and safety of friends, family, neighbors, and unsuspecting members of the general public, a person who has contracted chickenpox can be infectious for up to 2 days before experiencing the rash that is associated with the virus.

  3. United States:

    Over 50 million doses have been distributed, and this rare side effect has only been described in a handful of cases, in contrast, meningitis is a well-known complication of chickenpox and pose a far greater risk to children.

  4. Christina Wojewada:

    The lesions themselves can get confused with the lesions of herpes or chickenpox, or syphilis, and so sexually transmitted disease clinics might be seeing more of these patients for that, because they can present similarly to those diseases, so, I think it's important both for patients and clinicians to give a full history of your potential exposures so that, if appropriate, testing for monkeypox can be performed.

  5. Robert Frenck:

    You can get any vaccines together that's necessary, the only restrictions is if we have live viral vaccines, like with chickenpox and measles, if they don't get those on the same day we'd like to space them at least a month apart. But for the Covid vaccines, they can be given with the flu vaccine.

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