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chickenpox blisters can lead to skin infections, not
to mention scarring. In rare cases, infected chickenpox lesions can lead to
toxic shock syndrome.
To keep children from scratching chickenpox blisters:
To help prevent irritation of chickenpox blisters:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Current as ofApril 28, 2016
Current as of:
April 28, 2016
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
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