Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

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ISBN 10: 1-11874-316-4
ISBN 13: 978-1-11874-316-4

Chapter 19 - Diseases of the Skin and Eyes; Wounds and Bites - Self Quiz - Page 616: 21



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Pediculosis is an infestation of body lice that causes intense itching. Crab louse clings to the skin more tightly than the body louse that causes severe itching at bites (typically in pubic area). It can be transmitted through close physical contact.
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