Head Lice

Dawn Nolt, Scot Moore, Albert C. Yan, Laura Melnick

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Head lice infestation is associated with limited morbidity but causes a high level of anxiety among caregivers of school-aged children and adolescents. Since the 2015 clinical report on head lice was published by the American Academy of Pediatrics, new medications have been approved, and an algorithm for management of affected patients is included. This revised clinical report clarifies current diagnosis and treatment protocols.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere2022059282
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 1 2022

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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