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What happens to a person if head lice is never treated?
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Itching infection
They will spread throughout the head amd cause itching, secondary infected scalp and swollen gland.
When extensive it may require cutting off the hair to eradicate the infection.

In brief: Itching infection
They will spread throughout the head amd cause itching, secondary infected scalp and swollen gland.
When extensive it may require cutting off the hair to eradicate the infection.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
In brief: Head Lice
Lice will not go away without treatment.
If the initial treatment does not kill all of the eggs (nits), a follow-up treatment may be required 7 to 10 days later to kill the newly hatched lice. Itching may last for 7 to 10 days even after successful treatment.

In brief: Head Lice
Lice will not go away without treatment.
If the initial treatment does not kill all of the eggs (nits), a follow-up treatment may be required 7 to 10 days later to kill the newly hatched lice. Itching may last for 7 to 10 days even after successful treatment.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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