Chicken pox is a contagious disease that is caused by varicella zoster virus. It can occur at any age, but is more common in children under 10 years old. Its most characteristic symptom is a rash over the body


Symptoms of chicken pox

  • Rash that consists of fluid filled lesions or pus
  • There is some surrounding redness 
  • Very itchy
  • Fever symptoms 


Treatment of chicken pox 

  • Antihistamines
  • Calamine preparations
  • Antivirals 

To speak with a practitioner contact us today.