NEGATIVE HEAD LICE SCREENING?
A GUIDE TO OTHER CONDITIONS THAT MAY BE CAUSING YOUR SYMPTOMS
You thought you had head lice, but your screening was negative. There are other conditions that may cause itching, irritation, and can mimic the symptoms and some of the physical findings experienced with a head lice infestation.
As you can see, there are many different conditions, skin disorders, and infestations that can affect the scalp and may mimic some of the symptoms of a head lice infestation. We have only listed a few of the most common ones. There are many more.
If you are still worried after reading through the information, please make an appointment with your medical professional for further evaluation. We are only equipped to diagnose and treat a head lice infestation.