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Body lice are tiny parasites (Pediculus humanus corporis) that spread through close contact with other people. There are three types of lice: Body lice; Head lice; Pubic lice. This article focuses on body lice.
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- History and Physical Exam
- Skin Examination
- Use of Medicated Shampoo
- Destruction of or Careful Washing of In...
A body lice infestation occurs when the parasitic insects invade the body to feed on human blood. Signs of lice include intense itching,...
A lice infestation is a population of small parasites that live on the human body.