Health Library

Pubic Lice (Crabs)

The genital areas of mature men and women are often covered by thatches of coarse pubic hair. These hairs can become infested with a small insect, called pubic lice (or crabs), through sexual contact,...
More Info >>
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's Asthma Peak Flow Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: Children Can Suffer ACL Injuries, Too
Quiz: Arthritis Quiz
Risk Assesment: Depression Risk Assessment
Today in Health News

Transgender's Classification as 'Mental Disorder' Is Outdated, Study Finds

Researchers suggest World Health Organization change classification

Healthy Living
Health Center
Your Family

Sign Up Today for Free e-Newsletters

Get the latest in medical technology, research and disease prevention sent to your inbox.
Find a doctor or make an appointment:
General Information: 314.747.3000
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
© Copyright 1997-2016, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. All Rights Reserved.