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Study finds increasing incidence of multiple recurring C. difficile infections

03:10 EDT 4 Jul 2017 | News-Medical.net

Intestinal infection with the bacterium Clostridium difficile is the most frequent healthcare-linked infection in the United States. Each year it afflicts about half a million Americans, causes tens of thousands of deaths, and costs the nation's healthcare system an estimated $5 billion.

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