Diseases

Name

Varicella

Names alternate

Chickenpox
Chicken pox
Shingles
Herpes zoster
Herpes zona
Ramsey hunt syndrome

Parents
(1) Dermatologic infection
Agents
(1) Varicella zoster virus > Herpesviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
Properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(2) Vaccine preventable
Documents
(1) CDC: "Chickenpox Parties"—Don't Take the Chance (2011)
Created

2015-07-24 20:20:35+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 22:27:50.501865+00:00