Lice Infestations

Known as: Pediculosis, unspecified, Lice Infestations [Disease/Finding], Pediculoses 
Parasitic attack or subsistence on the skin by members of the order Phthiraptera, especially on humans by Pediculus humanus of the family Pediculidae… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The relative effect of parasite levels, bee population size, and food reserves on winter mortality and post winter populations of… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Head-lice infestation is prevalent worldwide, especially in children 3 to 11 years old. Topical insecticides (i.e… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Fishes farmed in sea pens may become infested by parasites from wild fishes and in turn become point sources for parasites. Sea… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Table. Worldwide prevalence of head lice infestation* Country (reference) Year Setting Definition Incidence Asia China (1) 2004… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Marine salmon farming has been correlated with parasitic sea lice infestations and concurrent declines of wild salmonids. Here… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The effects of fish farming on a seagrass (Posidonia oceanica) meadow at Fomells Bay, Minorca (Balearic Islands) were studied… (More)
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2002
2002
A recently compiled national database on sea lice infestations on farmed Atlantic salmon, contains detailed records for the… (More)
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2001
2001
The two main methods of managing head lice infestation in the UK are head lice lotions and bug busting; there is no conclusive… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The epidemiology of head lice infestation is poorly understood. Many schools treat all children with nits as though… (More)
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1991
1991
Living lice and eggs were found in 19% of 2643 children examined in Israel. Boys and girls were equally infested. Bite reactions… (More)
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