• CDC - Lice

    www.cdc.gov/parasites/lice Lice are parasitic insects that can be found on people's heads, and bodies, including the pubic area. Human lice survive by feeding on human blood.
  • Pediculosis and Pthiriasis (Lice Infestation): Background ...

    emedicine.medscape.com/article/225013-overview Pediculosis (ie, louse infestation) dates back to prehistory. The oldest known fossils of louse eggs (ie, nits) are approximately 10,000 years old.
  • Pediculosis and Scabies - American Family Physician

    www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0115/p341.html Pediculosis and scabies are caused by ectoparasites; patients usually present with itching. Head and pubic lice infestations are diagnosed by the visualization of ...
    • CDC - DPDx - Pediculosis

      www.cdc.gov/dpdx/pediculosis/index.html Causal Agent. Pediculosis is infestation with the human head-and-body louse, Pediculus humanus. There are two subspecies, the head louse (P. h. capitis ...
    • Pediculosis

      www.pediculosis.com Pediculosis.com is the worlds only website aimed specifically at researchers, product managers and buyers in the head lice industry.
    • Pediculosis Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments and Causes ...

      www.rightdiagnosis.com/p/pediculosis/intro.htm Pediculosis information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis.
    • Pediculosis | definition of pediculosis by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/pediculosis pediculosis [pĕ-dik″u-lo´sis] infestation with lice (see louse). Lice live on the host's blood, obtained by piercing the skin and sucking the blood through the ...