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i discovered that i have lice last week and it seems that it has been there for a long time. the bottom side of my scalp was full of rash and pimples.?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Common: The lice like to feed on human blood and every time the do they may produce a bite mound and irritation. Treat the lice & keep your scalp clean & the problem should disappear.
Answered on Dec 14, 2012

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