Itchy rash w/ fever
Chicken pox rash is classically described as a "dew drop on a rose petal.
" The rose petal is the erythematous maculo-papular base and the dew drop is the clear vesicle on top. Look for an itchy rash
at different stages of evolution (papules/pustules, crusting/scabbing). This occurs because there are new lesions appearing while old lesions take several days to go through all stages and disappear.