Infestation by Phthirus pubis

Known as: crab infestation, CRABS, PEDICULOSIS, INGUINAL 
Infestation of the pubic hair by the pthirus pubis parasite which results in mild to intense itching and macular lesions. The parasite, also known as… (More)
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2006
2006
 
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2001
2001
A case of lice infestation of the hair in a 24 year-old man was reported. After the entomological identification of adults and… (More)
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2001
2001
Pediculosis pubis is caused by Phthirus pubis. The disease can be sexually transmitted. Patients main complain is of itch in the… (More)
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2000
2000
A clinical case of Phthirus pubis infestation of the eyelids in an eight-year-old boy is presented. He complained of a bilateral… (More)
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1993
1993
  • G Hart
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • 1993
In this study, the risk profiles and epidemiologic interrelationships of 13 sexually transmitted diseases (STD) were studied in… (More)
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1990
1990
This case report describes a 6-week-old infant with a Phthirus pubis infestation of the scalp. It is believed this patient is the… (More)
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1990
1990
Little is known about seasonality and long-term trends in the incidence of pediculoses. Such information would help both public… (More)
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1982
1982
Phthiriasis palpebrarum is an uncommon cause of blepharitis and conjunctivitis and may easily be overlooked. A high index of… (More)
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1980
1980
This study compared prevalence rates of most common sexually transmitted diseases (STD) in heterosexual and homosexual men who… (More)
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1979
1979
In recent years there has been a steady increase in the incidence of infestation with Phthirus pubis, a sexually transmitted… (More)
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