Delusions of Parasitosis Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jul 18, 2018
  • Author: Bettina E Bernstein, DO; Chief Editor: Glen L Xiong, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Other conditions to consider include the following:

  • Alzheimer's dementia
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Recreational use/abuse of drugs (e.g., cocaine, stimulants, narcotics)
  • Side effects of therapeutic drugs such as anti-Parkinsonian agents, stimulants, antidepressants, antihypertensives, antiepileptics

 

Differential Diagnoses