The head louse (Pediculus humanus capitis) is an obligate ectoparasite of
humans that causes head lice infestation (pediculosis capitis). Head lice are
The head louse is a tiny, wingless parasitic insect that lives among human hairs
and feeds on tiny amounts of blood drawn from the scalp. Lice (the plural of ...
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A lice infestation can be caused by head lice, pubic lice, or body lice. Get
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Having head lice does not mean you are dirty. Most people get head lice when
they have head-to-head contact with someone who has head lice. Head-to-head
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Nits (the eggs of the head louse) are small yellowish-white, oval-shaped eggs
that are "to the side of a hair shaft glued" at an angle; Nits must be laid by live lice