pediculosis


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Related to pediculosis: pediculosis pubis, pediculosis capitis

pediculosis

[pə‚dik·yə′lō·səs]
(medicine)
Infestation with lice, especially of the genus Pediculus.
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quadripertusus lograron en conjunto un 89,5% de prenez, el rodeo con pediculosis, compuesto principalmente por vaquillonas y algunas vacas CUT (279 vientres), alcanzo apenas un 66% de prenez.
Pediculosis corporis--body lice or clothing lice--is also known as "vagabond's disease" and is caused by Pediculus humanus var corporis.
In our study, pediculosis capitis was found with a rate of 1% and scabies was found with a rate of 0.62% among ectoparasitic diseases.
Parasitic infestations (scabies, pediculosis) in patients in closed wards can result from transmission of these infections among patients.
In our study, 35.5% of the children were having skin problems (scabies, hypopigmented patches over the face, rashes, and infectious wounds), 28.3% were having dental problems (dental caries, fluorosis), 12.9% were having scalp problems (dandruff, pediculosis), 11.6% were having ear problems (wax, ear discharge), 5.7% were having upper respiratory problems (DNS, polyp, congestion), 3.9% were having eye problems (refractive error, bitot spots), and 2.3% were having other problems (pain abdomen, dysmenorrhea).
OP poisonings are not rare in Turkey and are usually due to accidental oral intake, exposure during spraying of fields, mistreatment for pediculosis and more often, suicidal intention.
In our study of urethritis there are 36% of mixed infections with other STIs, of which 8% is with Genital Ulcer Disease (GUD), 4% each with warts and molluscum, 12% with scabies and pediculosis and 8% with other STIs are seen.
Infection with Sarcoptic mange or pediculosis promotes grooming and licking, predisposing animals to trichobezoar formation (Gangwar et al., 2013).
Localised body macules/papules at the bite site may occur Itch Mites Forearms, inter Skin rashes, (Scabies, Sarcoptes digital, genital subcutaneous courses scabiei) area Harvest mites Skin surfaces Red macules and wheals (Trombidiosis) under tight clothing Cheyletiellosis Arms and trunk, Polymorphic rash contact points with pets Bird mites All over Macular rash Head Lice In the hair of Bar-shaped scratch (Pediculosis) the head effects with lichenification and hyper-pigmentation (Vagabond's disease) Spiders, e.g.
European guideline for the management of pediculosis pubis, 2010.