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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Lice" returned 24 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Warm water hazard: Sea lice and seabather's eruption.
Last Updated: Jan 02, 2019

Nurses may see patients who have recently returned from tropical vacations complaining of a severe pruritic dermatitis known as seabather's eruption (SBE). Caused by exposure to jellyfish larvae, SBE is characterized by a pruritic rash, but some patients, particularly children, experience ...

Lice Update: Management and Treatment in the Home.
Last Updated: Jan 02, 2019

Lice infestation is a common health issue affecting 6 to 12 million school-age children in the United States each year, impacting all members of the household. The home care nurse can be a valuable resource in the management of lice in the home and can assist the family in understanding ...

Ancient treatment for lice: a source of suggestions for carriers of other infectious diseases?
Last Updated: Aug 16, 2019

Louse infestation is one of the oldest contagious pestilential diseases of humankind, which has recently re-emerged in several developing countries as well as in homeless individuals and migrants. The present work provides the first phase of an historical excursus of louse remedies ...

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Editorials from PubMed

Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Lice" returned 2 free, full-text editorial articles. First 2 results:
Combing and combating head lice.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2018

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Lice" returned 153 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Genetic diversity of human head lice and molecular detection of associated bacterial pathogens in Democratic Republic of Congo.
Last Updated: Aug 07, 2019

Head louse, Pediculus humanus capitis, is an obligatory blood-sucking ectoparasite, distributed worldwide. Phylogenetically, it occurs in five divergent mitochondrial clades (A-E); each exhibiting a particular geographical distribution. Recent studies suggest that, as in the case ...

Toxic Keratitis After Application of Custard Apple Seed for Head Lice Infestation.
Last Updated: Aug 23, 2019

To report the clinical features and outcomes of toxic keratitis after application of powdered custard apple seeds for hair washing for head lice infestation.

Head lice infestations in rural Honduras: the need for an integrated approach to control neglected tropical diseases.
Last Updated: Oct 17, 2019

Pediculosis capitis is a neglected tropical disease (NTD) that receives little attention in countries where it continues to be endemic. This study aimed to understand the impact of Pediculus humanus capitis infestations in the lives of Honduran children living in extreme poverty.

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