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Is it possible to have lice for 6 years?

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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
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In brief: No

Lice is very treateble and cured with the proper treatment and hygiene.

In brief: No

Lice is very treateble and cured with the proper treatment and hygiene.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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In brief: Actually...

...Untreated lice, or lice prevalent in the community causing reinfestations, can easily be present practically all the time for years.

In brief: Actually...

...Untreated lice, or lice prevalent in the community causing reinfestations, can easily be present practically all the time for years.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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