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Disease Lice Infestations

Name Lice Infestations
Synonyms Infestation, Lice | Infestations, Lice | Lice Infestation | Pediculoses | Pediculosis
Definition Parasitic attack or subsistence on the skin by members of the order Phthiraptera, especially on humans by Pediculus humanus of the family Pediculidae. The hair of the head, eyelashes, and pubis is a frequent site of infestation. (From Dorland, 28th ed; Stedman, 26th ed)
Categories Parasitic disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D010373
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