Clinical epidemiology of chickenpox in Iraq from 2007-2011.

  title={Clinical epidemiology of chickenpox in Iraq from 2007-2011.},
  author={Hanan Abdulghafoor Khaleel and Hassan Muslem Abdelhussein},
  journal={Global journal of health science},
  volume={5 1},
UNLABELLED Varicella zoster (chickenpox) infection is an acute common disease caused by the varicella zoster virus (VZV). Children are most susceptible to infection. In non-vaccinated populations, primary infection tends to occur at a younger age. In 1998, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended that routine childhood varicella vaccination be… CONTINUE READING