Chickenpox Symptoms; 18 Signs of Chickenpox

7) Stiff neck

A patient with chickenpox infection can present with a stiff neck. It is more common in adults and occurs after 2-3 days of infection. There is nothing to worry about as it will go away in about 1-2 days. The doctor may advise you to take some rest as stress aggravates the symptoms of infection. Muscle relaxants are given in severe cases.