Guidance

Varicella: the green book, chapter 34

Varicella immunisation information for public health professionals, including updates.

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Varicella: the green book, chapter 34

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Green Book Chapter 34 Patch

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Chapter 34 update patches

Varicella (chickenpox) is an acute, highly infectious disease caused by the varicella zoster virus.

Published 20 March 2013
Last updated 26 August 2015 + full page history
  1. Updated the contraindications and precautions sections for varicella.
  2. Updated the Body text to include a link to National Archives (chapter update patches) and NHS Choices.
  3. First published.