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I have a crawling sensation on my scalp and I went to 2

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Hi I have a crawling sensation on my scalp and I went to 2 doctors but they said it was sebhorric dermatitis but I feel it on my face eyes and neck. I'm scared that it's morgellons. I don't know what to do
JA: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Any other skin concerns?
Customer: For 4 months now
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Customer: I suffer from peptic ulcer
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Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 3 months ago.

Thanks for this question

This is actually called neurodermatitis

A drug called hydroxyzine treats it very well

I have seen it many times

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I also expiring burning pains and I checked the Internet this evening and my symptoms sounded similar to mergallons is it a cause to be worried about
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 3 months ago.

this is not a real disease.

I'm sorry

it is made up

It is neurodermatitis

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 3 months ago.
Thanks for this question.Please don't forget a positive rating.I appreciate it. :)