Morgellons Disease

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What is Morgellons Disease?

Morgellons is a skin disorder characterized by rashes or sores and a variety of skin sensations including a crawling, itching, stinging or biting feeling felt under the skin. It is described as an unexplained dermopathy by Centers for Disease Control that is currently being investigated.

What is it like to have Morgellons Disease?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Nothing reported yet
Tramadol, Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen, Pregabalin
Zolpidem, Temazepam

What do patients take to treat Morgellons Disease and its symptoms?


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Who has Morgellons Disease on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 17 patients have this condition
  • 2 new patients joined this month
  • 10 say Morgellons Disease is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 3
30s 2
40s 2
50s 5
60s 2
70+ 0


Distribution of females vs. males

86% Females
14% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 2
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 6

These charts show data from Morgellons Disease patients who have completed their condition history
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