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That is what has been happening for decades with all sorts of infections, from methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) to killer Clostridium difficile infections.
That’s why fecal transplants are being used to treat patients with Clostridium difficile infections, which can cause fatal chronic diarrhea.
Solution: The following morning, her stool test results showed a positive test for Clostridium difficile infection.
Fecal transplants are already being used to treat stubborn colon infections of Clostridium difficile bacteria, notes immunotherapy researcher Alexandra Snyder of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
The incidence of C. difficile infection in England declined by 80 percent after 2006, when strict hospital sanitation and antibiotic prescription controls were both implemented.
All three hospitals are worse than average on C. difficile infections, and deaths from serious treatable complications after surgery.
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