pediculosis


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Related to pediculosis: pediculosis pubis, pediculosis capitis
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Synonyms for pediculosis

infestation with lice (Pediculus humanus) resulting in severe itching

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En Argentina hay escasos registros sobre la situacion de la pediculosis de los bovinos.
Generalized pruritus was seen in 53 patients in the closed group and in only two patients in the family ward patients (p < 0.001), which can be explained on the basis of untreated scabies and pediculosis, along with a higher number of xerotic patients in the closed group patients.
Association with other STDs Association with other STDs NG CT Co-Inf Total Genital ulcers 5 2 1 8 Genital warts 3 0 1 4 Molluscum contagiosum 4 0 0 4 Scabies and Pediculosis 10 2 0 12 Other STDs 7 0 1 8 Total 29 4 3 36 Table 6.
She has scalp itch and here loss, and is convinced she has pediculosis capitis because of head Lausten chief found.
His warning is echoed by charity the National Pediculosis Association which said: "Manual removal is crucial.
Background: Pediculosis is a common public health problem affecting school children.
Pediculosis capitis infestations are a common health problem, with cases ranging in the hundreds of millions worldwide.
- Pediculosis (Head Lice Infestation) Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015
The National Pediculosis Association in Newton, Massachusetts, www.headlice.org, the leading public advocacy organization in the US, has a web site that lists several studies showing lice resistance to a variety of pediculicides.
[USPRwire, Sun May 17 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Pediculosis (Head Lice Infestation) Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015" provides data on the Pediculosis (Head Lice Infestation) clinical trial scenario.
Pediculosis capitis, known as head lice infestation caused by Pediculus humanus capitis is a common community health concern which affects millions of children around the world.