Monday, January 6, 2014

Case of the Week 289

The following was found on the scalp of a 6 year old boy.  Identification?


Anonymous said...

Head lice

Vanessa said...

Yay! Head lice. Pediculus humanus capitis.

Anonymous said...

Well, it's a male head louse as evidenced by its copulating organ and rounded posterior end. The name has been mentioned above.

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