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Lice

Lice: Introduction

Lice: A parasitic insect that can infect humans. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lice is available below.

Symptoms of Lice

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Lice?

Lice: Related Patient Stories

Types of Lice

Causes of Lice

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Disease Topics Related To Lice

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Lice: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Lice

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms....read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to...read more »

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as ...read more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include ...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in...read more »

Lice: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Lice

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Latest Treatments for Lice

Lice: Animations

 

Lice: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Lice:

Wingless usually flattened blood-sucking insect parasitic on warm-blooded animals - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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