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my daughter keeps getting head lice from school i have tryed lice shampoo and even mayo but can not get rid of them i do not see any eggs or nits?

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Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
Then it is : Time to go see your pediatrician for help. To be sure it is head lice and possibly for a prescription
Answered on Nov 3, 2018
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