Varicella virus can also involve the cornea of the eye and cause punctate epithelial keratitis. Patients presents with pain and blurring of vision along with photophobia. Contact an eye specialist as soon as possible as the condition can aggravate very quickly and result in permanent damage to the eye. Symptomatic treatment along with topical antiviral medication can aid the patient in getting rid of this problem. Immunosuppressed patients are more prone to be affected by this condition.