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pe·dic·u·lo·sis
[puh-dik-yuh-loh-sis]
NOUN [PATHOLOGY.]
1.
the state of being infested with lice.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pediculosis

Pediculosis is an infestation of lice The condition can occur in almost any species of warm-blooded animal (i.e. mammals and birds), including humans.

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. Lice have been ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/225013-clinical

Pediculosis (ie, louse infestation) dates back to prehistory. The oldest known fossils of louse eggs (ie, nits) are approximately 10000 years old.

www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/pediculosis/fact_sheet.htm

Pediculosis is easily transmitted from person to person during direct contact. Head lice infestations are frequently found in school settings or institutions.

www.cdc.gov/dpdx/pediculosis

May 3, 2016 ... Pediculosis is infestation with the human head-and-body louse, Pediculus humanus. There are two subspecies, the head louse (P. h. capitis) ...

www.skinsight.com/skin-conditions/child/pediculosis-capitis-head-lice

Overview. Head lice (pediculosis capitis) is a common, highly contagious infection that often occurs in nurseries, day care centers, and schools. It is caused by ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0915/p535.html

Sep 15, 2012 ... Pediculosis and scabies are caused by ectoparasites. Pruritus is the most common presenting symptom. Head and pubic lice infestations are ...

www.vdh.virginia.gov/epidemiology/epidemiology-fact-sheets/pediculosis-head-lice-infestation

Pediculosis (Head Lice Infestation). What are head lice? The head louse ( Pediculous humanus capitus) is one of three types of lice that can infest people.