An out of focus picture of a nit, or head lice egg, with a caption and red circle around the nit to make identification easy.
Head Lice Egg or Nits Picture
Vincent Iannelli, MD
Did you find the nit on your own?
Instead of worrying when you think your child has lice, you should confirm that your child has head lice. Reviewing some head lice pictures like these can help you understand what you are looking for, including live lice and nits (lice eggs) in your child's hair.