Varicella/Chicken pox

Howard Taylor hpt at
Wed May 4 12:45:17 EST 1994

      My daughter (5 years old) asked me last night "Why is Chicken pox 
called Chicken pox, Daddy?"

Well couldnt answer...looked in acouple of books... nobody addresses this 
question! ....
Can some one help me out?

  Cheers,  Howard.

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