Association of spirochetal infection with Morgellons disease
Middelveen, Marianne J
Mayne, Peter J
Kahn, Douglas G
Stricker, Raphael B
- Publisher: F1000Research
Medical Microbiology | Research Article | Articles | Parasitology
Morgellons disease (MD) is an emerging multisystem illness characterized by skin lesions with unusual filaments embedded in or projecting from epithelial tissue. Filament formation results from abnormal keratin and collagen expression by epithelial-based keratinocytes a...