Overview Incidence Symptoms Evaluation Treatment specialist Home Care itching warning signs Prevention Outlook Underlying Cause Transmission
Prevention of lice includes:
- Avoid contact with those who have lice.
- Good personal hygiene
- Wash personal items regularly:
- Do not share personal care items:
- Vacuum furniture regularly
Continue to Lice Outlook
PubMed Lice References
- Fournier PE, Ndihokubwayo JB, Guidran J, Kelly PJ, Raoult D. Human pathogens in body and head lice. Emerg Infect Dis. 2002 Dec;8(12):1515-8. 
- Venna S, Fleischer AB Jr, Feldman SR. Scabies and lice: review of the clinical features and management principles. Dermatol Nurs. 2001 Aug;13(4):257-62; quiz 265-6.