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Stool transplant found safe and effective in children with C. difficile infections

11:22 EDT 16 May 2019 | News-Medical.net

Fecal microbiota transplant, or the transfer of stool from a healthy donor to a patient, has been found highly effective in reversing severe Clostridiodes difficile diarrheal infections in adults.

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