Perceived Conjunctival Foreign Material Egress in Morgellons Disease: A Case Study
Case Rep Psychiatry. 2024 May 10;2024:9952722. doi: 10.1155/2024/9952722. eCollection 2024.ABSTRACTThe purpose of this report is to present a case of a 63-year-old man with orbital Morgellons disease. A 63-year-old man presented reporting 15 years of daily egress of different foreign bodies apparently found in the superior fornices of both eyes, exhibiting a classic manifestation known as the matchbox sign. He described the symptoms starting after a facial trauma. The patient stated that at several points over the 15-year course of his condition, he was so distressed that he had contemplated suicide. On multiple exams by a...
Source: Case Reports in Psychiatry - May 20, 2024 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sean Ghiam Badal Sojitra Collin Reiff Connie M Sears Justin N Karlin Source Type: research

Morgellons disease: a narrative review
AbstractMorgellons disease is characterized by the persistent delusion of skin infestation, ultimately inflicting wounds and impairing quality of life. There is insufficient and conflicting research pertaining to this condition, imposing challenges on clinicians in understanding, diagnosing, and treating it. In this review, we summarize the available literature on Morgellons disease including its historical evolution, epidemiology, proposed pathophysiology, underlying structural and functional brain pathologies, typical and atypical clinical presentations, diagnosis, and treatment. A comprehensive review of the literature ...
Source: Neurological Sciences - February 6, 2024 Category: Neurology Source Type: research

Skin biopsies of patients with Morgellon ’s disease show increased oncostatin M expression relative to healthy controls
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - December 7, 2023 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research

Dermatology urgent care model reduces costs and healthcare utilization for psychodermatology patients - a retrospective chart review
CONCLUSION: Urgent care models in dermatology may reduce overuse of healthcare and emergency services among patients with psychiatric dermatoses.PMID:36809128 | DOI:10.5070/D328559260 (Source: Dermatol Online J)
Source: Dermatol Online J - February 22, 2023 Category: Dermatology Authors: Jacob Johnson Brett Cutler Emile Latour Jesse J Keller Source Type: research