Pediculus capitis infestation

Known as: PEDICULOSIS CAPITIS, Head louse, head lice 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
The human head louse, Pediculus humanus capitis De Geer (Anoplura: Pediculidae), is a worldwide public health concern. This human… (More)
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2011
2011
n engl j med 364;4 nejm.org january 27, 2011 387 Although these findings correlate with data from neighboring countries, they are… (More)
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2010
2010
Pediculus humanus capitis is an ectoparasite, which causes scalp pruritus particularly among children. A total of 15,373 children… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE To determine the diagnostic accuracy of visual inspection and wet combing in pediculosis capitis (head lice infestation… (More)
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2008
2008
Human head lice (Pediculus capitis) infest people worldwide and are most prevalent in children, the aim of this study was to… (More)
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2005
2005
This descriptive, analytical study was carried out in 2003 to determine the prevalence of pediculosis capitis and some risk… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Pediculosis capitis is an endemic parasitosis affecting many countries of the world. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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2002
2002
Skin diseases are associated with environmental factors and a public health approach is particularly important. We determined the… (More)
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2001
2001
  • Ronaldo B. Hipolito, Patricia C. Apolinario
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Background. Head lice infestation (HLI) is a vexing problem for pediatricians and families because lice are becoming resistant to… (More)
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1986
1986
Permethrin 1% creme rinse (NIX) was tested as a treatment for Pediculus humanus var capitis (head lice) in a placebo-controlled… (More)
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