Chicken pox in adultUploader: Fisher 6 days ago Subscribe 1058
This is called shingles recurrence. It usually takes 10 to 21 days for chickenpox symptoms to appear after exposure to an infected person. A blistering rash with band-like distribution see imageusually associated with severe pain, occurs in the skin supplied by the spinal nerves carrying the reactivated virus. You catch it by coming into contact with someone who is infected. Chickenpox consists of an itchy, red rash that breaks out on the face, scalp, chest, back and, to a lesser extent, arms and legs. In some cases, newborn babies may be given immunoglobulin treatment without having a blood test first.