Volume 20, Number 5—May 2014
Bartonella quintana in Body Lice from Scalp Hair of Homeless Persons, France
||No. (%) lice positive for B. quintana DNA||Reference|
|Dually infested, n = 7||Monoinfested, n = 80|
|Hatched larvae||66||0||7 (10.60)||This study|
|Hatched larvae||83||0||5 (6.00)||This study|
|Adults||0||840||174 (20.70)||This study|
*All lice were identified as body lice. Study participants were provided with long-lasting insecticide-treated underwear, and killed body lice were collected from the clothing of infested persons.