Chickenpox Research Paper

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chickenpox Skin diseases affect the outer skin of humans or animals. Depending on the type of disease, it can be contagious or non-infectious. The skin is one of the body's most vulnerable to external influences and the surrounding environment. It is associated with the rest of the body, such as the nervous system and endocrine glands that send signals Appears on the skin. Dermatology is the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders.

There are widespread skin diseases, the most common four are scabies, chronic psoriasis, acne, and chickenpox. Scabies Appears on the formation of blisters causing severe itching. Chronic psoriasis is a large rough spot. Acnes are caused by inflammation of the sebaceous
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(History of chickenpox,2017). The cause of this disease is a virus named Varicella Zoster. The infection is complemented by the respiratory system, the virus can be inhaled from the patient's skin follicles when exfoliated, or through the use of the patient's clothing. This report is going to mention important information’s regarding chickenpox disease in details including signs and symptoms of this disease, main things that cause chickenpox and how to prevent this contagious disease and control It, it is important to know about this disease and other skin diseases because the skin is more susceptible to disease than any other part of the body because it is directly related to the external…show more content…
The body goes through 3 main phases after these symptoms and each phase has its own symptoms but relates to each other, also the three phases may appear at the same time. (webMD,2017)


The first phase includes itching and the appearance of pink or red bumps called (papules). Papules spread all over the body, in severe cases, it could spread even to the eyes, mouth or genitals.

In the second phase, the pumps will turn into small blisters filled with fluid (vesicles). These vesicles pop and start to leak after one day.

At the last phase, the open wounds of the popped vesicles will heal. As these wounds heal another new pump will appear and the process will continue to tell the virus is totally gone and all the spots crusts over.
(the health and disease blog,2012(
Some other symptoms may appear as a warning that the person needs to be seen by a doctor. These symptoms are:”
• When the rash spread to the eyes.
• The rash gets very red, warm or tender (this is a sign of having a bacterial skin infection).
• Dizziness.
• Shortness of breath.
• Vomiting.
• Stiff neck.
• Not being able to control the muscles.
• Body temperature is above 38.9C.

(Mayo Clinic,2017).

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