DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2455-4529.IntJResDermatol20202670

Hemorrhagic chickenpox

Sonu Suman

Abstract


Chickenpox (varicella) is self-limited disease caused by Varicella-Zoster virus (VZV). Hemorrhagic manifestation is rare complication in immunocompromised patient. Here we report a case of rare form of hemorrhagic chickenpox due to chronic alcohol intake. The course of illness was very fulminant and rapid.

Keywords


Hemorrhagic chickenpox, Hemorrhagic varicella, Bleeding chickenpox, Fulminant chickenpox, Coagulopathy

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