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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Google it: Google images/ body lice will show you what they look like.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Extreme itching: particularly at night, trunk, armpits and groin, are mostly affected, however at times it be asymptomatic
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Body lice tx: Body can be treated with otc product like nix (permethrin) or rid. Other options are prescription medications like Malathion (kept on affected area fo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Infestation: Body lice are tiny animals that infect humans. They are contracted by skin-to-skin contact with persons who have them, or by wearing their clothes. He ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla L. King
22 years experience Pediatrics
Small red bumps: People infected with body lice usually have increased itching and rash under the arms, stomach area and groin. But the rash can occur on any part of ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Drops of blood in sk: Body lice are rare these days. They are large enough to see amd live inside clothing. I have not seen a case of body lice in over 30 years. These woul ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Infection: Body lice is an infection which is rare at this time. These are larger lice which are visible and can live on clothing.The clothing needs to e discard ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Environment differs: Crowded, unsanitary living areas predispose to body lice, although anyone can catch them. Barracks, dormitories, refugee camps & the homeless are typ ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Lio
Dr. Peter Lio answered
19 years experience Dermatology
Body lice: Body lice (pediculus humanus corporis) are similar to head lice. These are tiny parasitic insects live on the clothes and can often be seen at the sea ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Body lice: You need to have close or intimate contact to catch but. But they can be on the clothes too. Be carful.

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