Fecal microbiota transplant cures C. diff, blocks multi-drug resistant pathogens, study shows

6 mayo 2015

A fecal microbiota transplant (FMT) not only cured a case of Clostridium difficile (C. diff) infection in a 66 year old man; it eliminated populations of multi-drug resistant organisms both in the patient’s gastrointestinal tract, and several other body sites, researchers report.