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What are the adult symptoms of chicken pox that children might not get?
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Dr. Pamela Lindor
Pediatrics
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In brief: Varicella
The major complications from chicken pox in adults are : bacterial skin infection, nerve irritation, pneumonia and hepatitis.
Although these can occur in children, adults who get chickenpox have even higher rates of complications.

In brief: Varicella
The major complications from chicken pox in adults are : bacterial skin infection, nerve irritation, pneumonia and hepatitis.
Although these can occur in children, adults who get chickenpox have even higher rates of complications.
Dr. Pamela Lindor
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