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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Formication

Formication is the medical term for a sensation that exactly resembles that of small insects crawling on (or under) the skin. It is one specific form of a set of sensations known as paresthesias, which also include the more common prickling, tingling sensation known as "pins and needles". Formication is a well documented ...

www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/morgellons-disease-what-is-it

Apr 17, 2017 ... Feeling like bugs are crawling all over the skin. Burning or stinging sensations under the skin. Intense itching. Skin sores that appear suddenly and heal slowly. Sores that leave very red (hyperpigmented) scars. Some patients report thread- like fibers stuck in the skin. People with Morgellons sometimes ...

entomology.ca.uky.edu/ent58

Once in a while, nearly everyone experiences the irritation of an unexpected itch or the sensation of something crawling over the skin. Other times, the irritation may feel more like an insect bite. These reactions can become so annoying for some people that they are forced to seek professional help. Even though actual pests ...

www.medicinenet.com/itch/symptoms.htm

May 4, 2017 ... Itching is a symptom we have all experienced. Nevertheless, itching can be difficult for a person to describe to others. While itching symptoms vary, it typically leads to a peculiarly uncomfortable skin sensation. It may feel as if something is crawling on (or in) your skin. Itching can be diffuse (generalized all ...

www.anxietycentre.com/anxiety-symptoms/itchy-tingling-crawly-pins-and-needles-prickly-feelings.shtml

Itching, tingly, crawly, pins and needles, prickly feelings inside the body symptoms description: You feel: An itchy, itching feeling or sensation anywhere under the skin and/or inside or deep inside the body, including the hands, feet, fingers, toes, head, face, arms, chest, neck, throat, back, groin, mouth, stomach, abdomen, ...

www.zocdoc.com/answers/5296/i-noticed-that-at-night-that-my-skin-feels-like-its-itching-and-things-are

These are small tics that can infect one's bedding and subsequently cause symptoms. This requires pesticides. Other skin infections like scabies are also possible. This is important to rule out (though unlikely if only at night). Dogs can also carry tics which can infect humans. More specifically, the sensation of crawling ...

www.zocdoc.com/answers/5029/what-makes-you-feel-crawling-under-your-skin-and-itching

Itching is a common condition. The sensation of crawling underneath the skin is also well described, although somewhat more rare. Medically this is kn.

www.medhelp.org/posts/Undiagnosed-Symptoms/Invisible-Bugs-crawling-on-skin-Strange-sensation/show/1093529

Symptoms are strange sensations on my skin. The sensation is it feels like there are "invisible bugs" crawling on, and/or biting my skin. No actual bites, rashes, bugs, sores, or anything of the nature is ever visible. Occurs more at night, while laying down than any other time. The sensation occurs throughout my entire body , ...

www.mstrust.org.uk/news/views-and-comments/tingling-crawling-burning-or-prickling-skin-what-going-here

Apr 3, 2013 ... I just recently had similar symptoms. I would describe it more like something lightweight brushing against my skin, like a feather or hair, or like a spider or a fly, but sometimes it covers a larger area of my skin. These sensations can be on my legs or arms or upper body, it shifts constantly. Sometimes it is my ...