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Can there be pubic lice in my bedsheets?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Pediculosis pubis

Is the name for crabs infesting the pubic area.
Crabs (lice) often live in the pubic area or near the anus. The can also live in the hair or eye lashes. The lice’s saliva can cause a person to become very itchy, which is usually worse at night. There may be spots on skin that look bluish gray where the lice has bitten. Sores can develop when skin is scratched. The diagnosis is made by identifying.

In brief: Pediculosis pubis

Is the name for crabs infesting the pubic area.
Crabs (lice) often live in the pubic area or near the anus. The can also live in the hair or eye lashes. The lice’s saliva can cause a person to become very itchy, which is usually worse at night. There may be spots on skin that look bluish gray where the lice has bitten. Sores can develop when skin is scratched. The diagnosis is made by identifying.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
adult lice or for their eggs in the hair. Crabs can be transmitted from towels, bed linens, and clothing. So your answer is YES.
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