In January, Barbara Walters, 83, suffered from a rare case of chickenpox, leaving her View perch for six weeks.
On interviewing my old friend Dr. H——, found I had chickenpox.
Sometimes they break out unexpected, like chickenpox in the 'Old Men's Home.'
If she should do anything so domestic, half Winsted would break out with mumps or chickenpox.
The reader is referred to the article on chickenpox for a consideration of this matter.
It is a remarkable fact that many physicians diagnosed the disease as chickenpox, until it began to slay many of its victims.
It causes an alarm but does not prove mortal, and is probably what we term the chickenpox.
The incubation period of chickenpox is from ten to seventeen days.
In the first place Bertie woke up with the chickenpox and was banished to the nursery.
chickenpox is almost a harmless disease, but it is more infectious than even measles.
chickenpox or chicken pox
An acute contagious disease, primarily of children, that is caused by the varicella-zoster virus and characterized by skin eruptions, slight fever, and malaise. Also called varicella.
A highly contagious infectious disease, usually of children, caused by the varicella-zoster virus of the genus Varicellavirus. The infection is characterized by fever, and itching skin blisters that start on the trunk of the body and spread to the extremities. Also called varicella.