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varicella:

see chickenpoxchicken pox
or varicella
, infectious disease usually occurring in childhood. It is believed to be caused by the same herpesvirus that produces shingles. Chicken pox is highly communicable and is characterized by an easily recognizable rash consisting of blisterlike
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varicella

[‚var·ə′sel·ə]
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Infection of the central nervous system caused by varicella zoster virus reactivation: a retrospective case series study.
Crespo-Leiro, "Fulminant Hepatic Failure due to Varicella Zoster in a Heart Transplant Patient: Successful Liver Transplant," The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, vol.
Varicella (chickenpox) is a contagious disease caused by the varicella zoster virus.
Herpes zoster (HZ) is a painful neuropathic condition which occurs due to reactivation of the latent varicella zoster virus (VZV) in cranial nerve or dorsal root ganglia, with viral spread to the affected dermatome, through its dermatome.
From a total of 102 patients, 60 (58.8%) were positive for antibodies against Varicella zoster virus by complement fixation test, 30 (29.4 %) were positive by ELISA and 12 (11.7%) were positive on Immunofluorescence testing.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Varicella Zoster (HHV-3) Infections, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
New diagnostic tests for herpes simplex and varicella zoster infection.
The varicella zoster virus remains dormant in the nervous system but can become active again later in life as a result of lowered immunity, leading to an attack.
Wang, "Varicella zoster virus infection of the pharynx and larynx with multiple cranial neuropathies," Laryngoscope, vol.
Herpes zoster (HZ), arka kok gangliyonlarina yerlesen sessiz varicella zoster virusunun (VZV) yeniden aktivasyonu sonucunda meydana gelir.
Herpes zoster (HZ) is a common infectious disease that leads to dermatomal vesicular skin lesions and spreads after reactivation of the varicella zoster (VZ) virus in the dorsal root ganglions.