O. P. Perdomo, A. Pineda, A. Binet Álvarez


Pthirus pubis, is a hematophagous and ectoparasite insect. We present the case of a 46-year-old male patient diagnosed with an eye infection. Phthiriasis palpebrarum is reported for the first time for the Dominican Republic.



Human Louse, Pthirus pubis, Dominican Republic.

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