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Kaiser/CDC Morgellons Study Participants

Potential identified from health records……………………….417

Met review criteria …………………………………………… 231

Sent recruitment letters…………………………………………227

Screened by telephone………………………………………….218

Met case definitions…………………………………………….115

Agreed to study participation…………………………………...109

Completed web survey…………………………………………. 70

Participated in clinical evaluation………………………………. 41

Note; only 15 were self-identified Morgellons victims

Cost of “It’s all in your head CDC opinion”;

Cost of study $600,000

Number in clinical evaluation 41

Cost per patient $15,000

There were 15 “authors” listed in the study.

3 Morgellons victims per author.

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