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Parasitic attack or subsistence on the skin by members of the order Phthiraptera, especially on humans by Pediculus humanus of the family Pediculidae. The hair of the head, eyelashes, and pubis is a frequent site of infestation. (From Dorland, 28th ed; Stedman, 26th ed)
mite infestation +   
myiasis +  
onchocerciasis +   
parasitic ectoparasitic infectious disease +   
scabies +   
tick infestation +   
tungiasis 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Infestation by Pediculus ;   Pediculosis + lice ;   Pediculosis and phthirus infections ;   Pediculosis and phthirus infestation ;   lice infestations ;   louse infestation ;   mixed pediculosis ;   mixed pediculosis infestation ;   pediculoses ;   pediculosis ;   pediculosis and phthirus infection
Primary IDs: MESH:D010373
Alternate IDs: RDO:0006305
Xrefs: ICD10CM:B85.2 ;   ICD9CM:132.9 ;   NCI:C128401
Definition Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pediculosis "DO", MESH:D010373

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