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Chickenpox is a common illness that mainly affects children and causes an itchy, spotty rash.
Our Health A-Z contains more information on Chickenpox.
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Shingles is an infection of a nerve and the skin around it.
Our Health A-Z contains more information on Shingles.
Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.