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what are the symptoms of head lice?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Head lice include:: Scalp itching, Enlarged lymph nodes.
Answered on Jun 1, 2016
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Head lice: A person with head lice may have no symptoms. The most common symptom is itching. There may be a crawling or movement sensation on the scalp. A person may develop sores from scratching. Scratching can be significant enough to prevent good sleep.
Answered on Nov 3, 2018

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Resource material.: This would require a lenghty answer. Please check this site: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/head-lice/ds00953.

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