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Feeling of something crawling under my skin

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Despain
Dermatology 39 years experience
Hives or pruritus: There is a long list ranging from blood disorders to kidney or liver problems to thyroid diseases. Cold be just hives. Could be underlying malignancy.... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 34 years experience
Feeling of Insects: Formication is a specific form of the general set of abnormal skin sensations known as paresthesias and tactile hallucinations. It is associated with ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 45 years experience
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You may have shingles.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Formication: Formication is the sense that something is crawling on your skin. It has many possible causes: menopause, Morgellon's Disease, allergies, skin cancer,... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
Dermatology 31 years experience
Skin: A sensation of "skin crawling" may be related to increased stress. At times an itchy skin condition such as eczema, scabies, hives, to name a few are ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Need an exam.: You need to see a dr. And have an exam: could be neurologic, could be actual bugs.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Formication?: Formication is the sense that something is crawling on your skin. It has many possible causes: menopause, Morgellon's Disease, allergies, skin cancer,... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahruq Sarela
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Tingling : This sounds like a neurological neuropathy. Usually one sided could be from trigeminal neuralgia, or TMJ from grinding your molars at night, poor jaw ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Nerve: Irritability of superficial nerves of skin and scalp is the cause of these sensations. If frequent, then deficiencies of calcium, magnesium can be the... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 34 years experience
Formication: Formication is the medical term for a sensation that resembles that of insects crawling (tactile hallucination) on (or under) the skin. It is one spec... Read More
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