pediculosis

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pediculosis

[pə‚dik·yə′lō·səs]
(medicine)
Infestation with lice, especially of the genus Pediculus.
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table no: 5.14 CONCOMITANT INFECTION TOTAL NO PERCENTAGE (%) HIV + Genital Herpes 30 33.33 HIV + Genital Candidiasis 10 11.11 HIV+ Genital warts 7 7.77 HIV + Molluscum contagiosum 4 4.44 HIV + Trichomoniasis 4 4.44 HIV + Hepatitis B 4 4.44 HIV + Scabies 2 2.22 HV + Non specific urethritis 2 2.22 HIV + Syphilis 2 2.22 HIV + Chancroid 2 2.22 HIV + Non Specific genital ulcer 2 2.22 HIV + Non gonococcal urethritis 1 1.11 HIV + Bacterial vaginosis 1 1.11 HIV + Pediculosis pubis 1 1.11 HIV + Hepatitis--C 1 1.11 15.
Among the parasitic infections in the study populations, Scabies was the commonest (n=10), followed by Trichomoniasis (n=%) and Pediculosis pubis (n=2).
Parasitic Scabies (Sarcoptes scabiei), pediculosis pubis (Phthirus pubis)