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MCID: LCN001
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Lice Infestation (LICE) malady

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Summaries for Lice Infestation

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MedlinePlus:33 Lice are parasitic insects that can be found on people's heads and bodies. they survive by feeding on human blood. lice found on each area of the body are different from each other. the three types of lice that live on humans are head lice, body lice (also called clothes lice), and pubic lice ("crabs"). symptoms of lice may include intense itching rash visible nits (lice eggs) or crawling lice lice spread most commonly by close person-to-person contact. dogs, cats, and other pets do not spread human lice. lice move by crawling. they cannot hop or fly. if you get lice, both over-the-counter and prescription medicines are available for treatment. centers for disease control and prevention

MalaCards based summary: Lice Infestation, also known as mixed pediculosis infestation, is related to scabies and typhus. An important gene associated with Lice Infestation is CD300E (CD300e molecule). The drugs lindane and malathion have been mentioned in the context of this disorder.

Disease Ontology:8 A parasitic ectoparasitic infectious disease that involves infestation of lice, which are blood-feeding ectoparasitic insects of the order phthiraptera.

CDC:3 Lice are parasitic insects that can be found on people's heads, and bodies, including the pubic area. Human lice survive by feeding on human blood. Lice found on each area of the body are different from each other. The three types of lice that live on humans are:

Wikipedia:65 Pediculosis is an infestation of lice?blood-feeding ectoparasitic insects of the order Phthiraptera. The... more...

Aliases & Classifications for Lice Infestation

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Lice Infestation, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Lice Infestation 8 10
Mixed Pediculosis Infestation 8 62
Infestation by Pediculus 8 62
Mixed Pediculosis 8 62
Lice 8 33
Louse Infestation Pediculosis and Phthirus 8
Pediculosis and Phthirus Infection Nos 8
Pediculosis and Phthirus Infestation 8
Pediculosis and Phthirus Infections 8
 
Pediculosis and Phthirus Infection 8
Pediculosis, Unspecified 8
Infestation by Anoplura 62
Pediculosis + Lice Nos 8
Body Louse Infestation 62
Lice Infestation, Nos 8
Lice Infestations 62
Louse Infestation 8
Pediculosis 8


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Disease Ontology8 DOID:5502
MeSH34 D010373
ICD9CM27 132.9

Related Diseases for Lice Infestation

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Diseases related to Lice Infestation via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1scabies10.4
2typhus10.3
3myiasis10.2
4deficiency anemia10.2
5pthirus pubis infestation10.2
6pediculus humanus capitis infestation10.2
7pediculus humanus corporis infestation10.2
8iron deficiency anemia10.2
9trench fever10.2
10epidemic typhus10.2
11tungiasis10.2
12wound myiasis10.2
13relapsing fever10.1
14hypodermyiasis10.0
15elephantiasis10.0
16creeping myiasis10.0
17demodicidosis10.0
18furunculous myiasis10.0
19cavitary myiasis10.0
20diabetic ketoacidosis10.0
21white piedra10.0
22endemic typhus10.0
23molluscum contagiosum10.0
24chickenpox10.0
25ornithosis10.0
26plague10.0
27paraquat poisoning10.0

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Lice Infestation

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Anatomical Context for Lice Infestation

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Publications for Lice Infestation

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Articles related to Lice Infestation:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
A Study of Head Lice Infestation (Pediculosis Capitis) among Primary School Students in the Villages of Abadan in 2012. (25349862)
2014
2
Evaluation of a health education program for head lice infestation in female primary school students in Chabahar City, Iran. (23273236)
2013
3
Effect of households' social networks on lice infestation among vulnerable Mexican children: a qualitative comparative analysis. (23751254)
2013
4
Efficacy and Safety of Dimeticone in the Treatment of Lice Infestation through Prophylaxis of Classmates. (24427749)
2013
5
Assessment of the safety and efficacy of three concentrations of topical ivermectin lotion as a treatment for head lice infestation. (23278618)
2013
6
Cross-sectional study of cattle lice infestation in the region of Nabeul in north-east Tunisia. (24761739)
2013
7
Head lice infestation in schoolchildren and related factors in Mafraq governorate, Jordan. (22250625)
2012
8
Severe head lice infestation in an Andean mummy of Arica, Chile. (22010860)
2012
9
Lice infestations and scabies. (22991888)
2012
10
Parental attitudes towards head lice infestation in Greece. (21595662)
2011
11
Oral Ivermectin is more effective than topical malathion in difficult-to-treat head lice infestation. (21482534)
2011
12
Severe iron deficiency anemia and lice infestation. (20656443)
2011
13
Spinosad for treatment of head lice infestation. (21750308)
2011
14
Hair characteristics and lice infestation. Data from schoolchildren in Greece. (20497289)
2011
15
What's bugging you? An update on the treatment of head lice infestation. (20688849)
2011
16
Epidemiology of head lice infestation in primary school pupils, in khajeh city, East azerbaijan province, iran. (22808387)
2010
17
The treatment and prevention of head lice infestation. (19999418)
2009
18
Seasonal fluctuations of head lice infestation in Germany. (19015879)
2009
19
Pesticide exposure resulting from treatment of lice infestation in school-aged children in Georgia. (18947873)
2009
20
Self-diagnosis of active head lice infestation by individuals from an impoverished community: high sensitivity and specificity. (18488093)
2008
21
Assessing a patient for lice infestation. (18580642)
2008
22
Changes in epidemiological patterns of sea lice infestation on farmed Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., in Scotland between 1996 and 2006. (18353017)
2008
23
Use of a formulation containing imidacloprid and moxidectin in the treatment of lice infestation in guinea pigs. (18477336)
2008
24
An overview of head lice infestation in neurosurgical patients. (18026036)
2007
25
A downturn in the incidence of head lice infestation? (17550575)
2007
26
Correct diagnosis of current head lice infestation made by affected individuals from a hyperendemic area. (17184249)
2006
27
Lice infestation and lice control remedies in the Ukraine. (17114740)
2006
28
Prevalence and associated factors of head lice infestation among primary schoolchildren in Kelantan, Malaysia. (17120976)
2006
29
The prevalence of head lice infestation in school children in izmir, Turkey. (16060882)
2005
30
Relationship between lice infestation and leather damage in cattle. (12974336)
2003
31
A longitudinal study of a natural lice infestation in growing cattle over two winter periods. (14519329)
2003
32
A longitudinal study of a natural lice infestation in growing cattle over two winter periods. (12623210)
2003
33
A survey on head lice infestation in Korea (2001) and the therapeutic efficacy of oral trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole adding to lindane shampoo. (12666731)
2003
34
Field trials in Norway with SLICE (0.2% emamectin benzoate) for the oral treatment of sea lice infestation in farmed Atlantic salmon Salmo salar. (12152902)
2002
35
Head lice infestation: single drug versus combination therapy. (11731678)
2001
36
Head lice infestation: bug busting vs. traditional treatment. (11822849)
2001
37
Head lice infestation: single drug versus combination therapy with one percent permethrin and trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole. (11230611)
2001
38
Scabies and head-lice infestations in different environmental conditions of Lower Silesia, Poland. (10701586)
2000
39
First use in North America of azamethiphos to treat Atlantic salmon for sea lice infestation: procedures and efficacy. (8896875)
1996
40
Clinical observations related to head lice infestation. (1918461)
1991
41
Lice infestation. (1868742)
1991
42
Head lice infestation in some urban localities of NWFP, Pakistan. (2619367)
1989
43
Epidemiology of head lice infestation in school children at Peshawar, Pakistan. (3204648)
1988
44
Evaluation of an intervention program for head lice infestation in school children. (3357714)
1988
45
Pilot study of the prevalence of head lice infestation in a population of Saudi Arabian children. (3609553)
1987
46
The effect of lice infestation on the growth of Hereford calves. (7138434)
1982
47
Head lice infestation and pedodontic practice. (6456283)
1981
48
Head lice infestation--a practical approach. (585106)
1977
49
Treatment of head lice infestation with benzyl benzoate and pyrethrum. (1224221)
1975
50
A case of lice infestation. (5461336)
1970

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