pediculosis pubis

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Noun1.pediculosis pubis - infestation of the pubic hair by crab lice
lousiness, pediculosis - infestation with lice (Pediculus humanus) resulting in severe itching
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Pediculosis pubis, also known as pubic lice, or "crabs," is an infestation of Phthirus pubis.
No cases of granuloma inguinale, pediculosis pubis and hepatitis were seen (Table 1).
European guideline for the management of pediculosis pubis, 2010.