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Skin Infection Pictures - Chicken Pox


Updated May 05, 2009

Skin Infection Pictures - Chicken Pox
Photo © CDC/Dr. Heinz F. Eichenwald
This is an example of a classic early chicken pox lesion, known as a dewdrop on a rose petal.

Note that there are clusters of vesicles on an erythematous base. These clusters usually grow together after a couple of days to make one distinct lesion.

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