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ALLMedicine™ Lice Center

Research & Reviews  251 results

Two New Species of Sucking Lice (Phthiraptera: Anoplura: Hoplopleuridae and Polyplacida...
https://doi.org/10.1645/19-187
The Journal of Parasitology; Durden LA, Matthee S et. al.

Jul 17th, 2020 - Two new species of sucking lice (Phthiraptera: Anoplura), Hoplopleura granti n. sp. (Hoplopleuridae) and Polyplax megacephalus n. sp. (Polyplacidae), are described from Grant's rock mouse, Micaelamys granti (Wroughton), from Northern Cape Province...

Parasites under pressure: salmon lice have the capacity to adapt to depth-based prevent...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2020.05.009
International Journal for Parasitology; Coates A, Phillips BL et. al.

Jul 11th, 2020 - The evolution of pesticide resistance has driven renewed interest in non-chemical pest controls in agriculture. Spatial manipulations (physical barriers and fallowing, for example) can be an effective method of prevention, but these too might impo...

Sex interacts with age-dependent change in the abundance of lice-infesting Amur Falcons...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7366564
Parasitology Research; Piross IS, Siliwal M et. al.

Jun 19th, 2020 - Sex-biassed and age-biassed parasite infections are common in nature, including ectoparasites-vertebrate host systems. We investigated the effect of Amur Falcons' sex, age and body size on the abundance of their lice at a migratory stopover site, ...

First evidence of the mutations associated with pyrethroid resistance in head lice (Pht...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7298768
Parasites & Vectors; Larkin K, Rodriguez CA et. al.

Jun 17th, 2020 - The human head louse, Pediculus humanus capitis, is a cosmopolitan blood-sucking ectoparasite affecting mostly schoolchildren in both developed and developing countries. In Honduras, chemical pediculicides are the first line of treatment, with per...

What's eating you? human body lice (Pediculus humanus corporis).
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32352435
Cutis Nyers ES, Elston DM

Apr 30th, 2020 - Compared to head and pubic lice, body lice (Pediculus humanus corporis) carry increased morbidity in the form of greater body surface area involvement, possible infectious disease transmission, and the potential for secondary iron-deficiency anemi...

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Drugs  15 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  309 results

Two New Species of Sucking Lice (Phthiraptera: Anoplura: Hoplopleuridae and Polyplacida...
https://doi.org/10.1645/19-187
The Journal of Parasitology; Durden LA, Matthee S et. al.

Jul 17th, 2020 - Two new species of sucking lice (Phthiraptera: Anoplura), Hoplopleura granti n. sp. (Hoplopleuridae) and Polyplax megacephalus n. sp. (Polyplacidae), are described from Grant's rock mouse, Micaelamys granti (Wroughton), from Northern Cape Province...

Parasites under pressure: salmon lice have the capacity to adapt to depth-based prevent...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2020.05.009
International Journal for Parasitology; Coates A, Phillips BL et. al.

Jul 11th, 2020 - The evolution of pesticide resistance has driven renewed interest in non-chemical pest controls in agriculture. Spatial manipulations (physical barriers and fallowing, for example) can be an effective method of prevention, but these too might impo...

Sex interacts with age-dependent change in the abundance of lice-infesting Amur Falcons...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7366564
Parasitology Research; Piross IS, Siliwal M et. al.

Jun 19th, 2020 - Sex-biassed and age-biassed parasite infections are common in nature, including ectoparasites-vertebrate host systems. We investigated the effect of Amur Falcons' sex, age and body size on the abundance of their lice at a migratory stopover site, ...

First evidence of the mutations associated with pyrethroid resistance in head lice (Pht...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7298768
Parasites & Vectors; Larkin K, Rodriguez CA et. al.

Jun 17th, 2020 - The human head louse, Pediculus humanus capitis, is a cosmopolitan blood-sucking ectoparasite affecting mostly schoolchildren in both developed and developing countries. In Honduras, chemical pediculicides are the first line of treatment, with per...

What's eating you? human body lice (Pediculus humanus corporis).
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32352435
Cutis Nyers ES, Elston DM

Apr 30th, 2020 - Compared to head and pubic lice, body lice (Pediculus humanus corporis) carry increased morbidity in the form of greater body surface area involvement, possible infectious disease transmission, and the potential for secondary iron-deficiency anemi...

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News  9 results

What’s Eating You? Human Body Lice (Pediculus humanus corporis)
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/218462/infectious-diseases/whats-eating-you-human-body-lice-pediculus-humanus/page/0/1?channel=219

Mar 5th, 2020 - Diagnosis Diagnosis can be reached by visualizing adult lice, nymphs, or viable nits on the body or more commonly within inner clothing seams; nits also fluoresce under Wood light. 15 Although dermoscopy has proven useful for increased sensitivity.

What’s Eating You? Head Lice (Pediculus humanus capitis)
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/153284/hair-nails/whats-eating-you-head-lice-pediculus-humanus-capitis/page/0/1

Dec 1st, 2017 - Treatment Effective treatment of head lice requires eradication of all living lice as well as louse eggs. Topically applied pyrethroids, including pyrethrin shampoos and mousses and permethrin lotion 1%, are considered the first-line therapy.

AAP Updates Head Lice Guidance
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/21373

Jul 26th, 2010 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that keeping children out of school for head lice has not been shown to be effective in reducing spread. Point out that there are effective nonchemical options for getting rid of head lice -- such as si...

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Patient Education  31 results see all →