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Chickenpox and pregnancy

Chickenpox in adults is a serious disease, especially in pregnant women. Find out how to protect yourself and what to do if you think you may have chickenpox.

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Chickenpox in babies and children

Chickenpox is generally a mild viral illness in children and babies. Find out what to do if you think your child has chickenpox and how to treat it.

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Chickenpox - MyDr.com.au

Chickenpox is a highly contagious disease caused by a viral infection. Most children with chickenpox develop an itchy rash that lasts for about 10 days.

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Chickenpox (varicella)

Chickenpox (varicella) is a viral disease caused by the varicella zoster virus.

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Chickenpox in adults - MyDr.com.au

For those adults who didn't catch chickenpox in childhood, or who haven't been vaccinated, an attack of chickenpox can produce serious, sometimes lethal, complications.

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Chickenpox | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Chickenpox is a viral illness

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Chickenpox - Better Health Channel

Chickenpox is highly contagious, but it is generally mild and gets better without the need for special treatment.

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Chickenpox in children and teenagers | Raising Children Network

Chickenpox appears as red spots that turn into blisters. It’s contagious but no longer common. See your GP if you think your child might have chickenpox.

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Chickenpox and Shingles fact sheet - Fact sheets

A fact sheet about chickenpox and shingles. Chickenpox is a common viral infection that can reappear later in life as Shingles. Both can be prevented by vaccination.

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Chickenpox in Australia | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Chickenpox (varicella) is a very contagious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus.

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