Origin of phthiriasis
Examples from the Web for phthiriasis
Pediculosis: a state of lousiness, or the abnormal condition caused by the multiplication of lice on the body: sec phthiriasis.
I shall now proceed to the remaining class of diseases mistaken for Phthiriasis; those, namely, which are produced by larv.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. I (of 4)|William Kirby
Phthiriasis: a diseased condition of the skin caused by sucking lice.
It has been said that the phthiriasis of the cat is occasioned by the abundance of ricini.Animal Parasites and Messmates|P. J. Van Beneden
As an equine disorder this kind of phthiriasis was first described by Bouley.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold