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What is it?
Crabs are lice that are found on pubic hair. You can get crabs from sexual contact with a person who has them. It is possible, but rare, to get lice from infested clothing, towels or bed sheets.
It is impossible to get lice from a toilet seat because lice can’t live away from a warm body and cannot walk or hold onto smooth surfaces such as toilet seats.
What are the symptoms?
Is there a cure?
You can get rid of crabs by washing the pubic region with a special shampoo that can be bought without a prescription.