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Introduction: Crabs

Description of Crabs

Crabs (medical condition): Lice in pubic area that are spread sexually....more »

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Pubic lice:
  »Introduction: Pubic lice
  »Symptoms of Pubic lice
  »Tests for Pubic lice
  »Treatments for Pubic lice

Crabs as a Disease

Crabs: Another name for Pubic lice (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Pubic lice
  »Symptoms of Pubic lice
  »Treatments for Pubic lice

Crabs: Related Diseases

Crabs: Crabs is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Crabs (Pubic lice)

Some of the symptoms of Crabs incude:

Treatments for Crabs (Pubic lice)

Treatments for Crabs (Pubic lice) include:

  • Avoid touching the area
  • Pubic lice shampoos
  • Pubic lice lotions
  • Lindane
  • Calamine - for soothing after treatment.

Treatment of Crabs: For more treatment information about Crabs, see treatment of Pubic lice (Crabs)

Crabs: Article Excerpts about Pubic lice

Pubic Lice or "Crabs": DPD (Excerpt)

Also called "crabs," pubic lice are parasitic insects found in the genital area of humans. Infection is common and... (Source: excerpt from Pubic Lice or "Crabs": DPD)

Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)

Pubic lice (pediculosis pubis or crab lice) are very tiny insects that infest the pubic hair and survive by feeding... (Source: excerpt from Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

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