What is Chicken Pox?

Chicken Pox, also known as Varicella is a virulent disease caused by the Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV). A Transmission Electron Micrograph (TEM) of the VZV.     VZV is a Group I (dsDNA) that only infects humans. It replicates in the nasopharynx and nearby lymph nodes becoming viremic, spreading to the other organs and the sensory […]

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