Head lice (pediculosis)
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Head lice (pediculosis) by Center for Disease Control.

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Written in English


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SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (CDC) 76-8313
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Pagination[3] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17063966M

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