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PHIL Image 6121
 
ID#:6121
Description:This child presented with the characteristic pancorporeal varicella, or “chickenpox” lesions.

The blister-like lesions have a pus-filled center, appearing on the face, scalp, or trunk. Varicella is highly contagious, and spreads via coughing, or sneezing. Complications include bacterial infection of the skin, swelling of the brain, and pneumonia.

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Content Providers(s):CDC
Creation Date:1995
Photo Credit:
Links:
  • CDC – National Immunization Program: Varicella Disease (Chickenpox)
    Categories:
    CDC Organization

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    Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.
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