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Can lice be transmitted through bathing with someone who is infested?
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Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Pediatrics
6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Definelty it can.

In brief: Yes
Definelty it can.
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Although, lice will not necessarily transfer through the water, it may just transfer from direct contact in the bathtub.
But if some fall in the water and the other person gets them in his/her head, this may most likely lead to infestation.

In brief: Yes
Although, lice will not necessarily transfer through the water, it may just transfer from direct contact in the bathtub.
But if some fall in the water and the other person gets them in his/her head, this may most likely lead to infestation.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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