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    Body Lice Directory

    Lice can show up on the head, pubic hair (also called crabs), and on the body. The lice spread from person to person through close contact or personal clothes or items. Symptoms include itching and skin rash. Treatments may include prescription creams or medications. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how body lice is caused as well as symptoms, treatments, and much more.

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