Summary

Pediculosis is not a notifiable condition and head lice do not transmit any infectious diseases. Head lice are transmitted by having head to head contact with someone who has head lice and this happens frequently in families, schools and childcare centres.

Details

Publication Type
Document
Topic
Factsheets
Date Published
07 Jun 2012
Size
1 page
Update Frequency
Annual
Available format
pdf, doc
Author
Department of Health & Human Services