May 01, · Chickenpox symptoms in adults typically resemble those in children, but they can become more severe. The disease progresses through symptoms that start one to three weeks after exposure to the Author: Scott Frothingham. Aug 30, · Many people think of chickenpox as a childhood disease, but adults can get it, too. In a healthy person, the varicella-zoster — or chickenpox — Author: Rachel Nall, MSN, CRNA.
Jan 20, · Chickenpox is a common illness caused by the varicella- zoster virus. Symptoms of chickenpox include fever and itchy spots or blisters all over Author: Florence Byrd. Jan 09, · When adults get chickenpox, it tends to cause symptoms in the same way as when the disease affects children — up to a point. This means that in .