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FMT safe, well tolerated for recurrent CDI in IBD

Fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection in patients with inflammatory bowel disease was safe and well tolerated and resulted in a high rate of C. difficile decolonization, according to a study published in Gastroenterology.“Additionally, positioning FMT earlier in the treatment course for patients with IBD-CDI may improve FMT failure rates,” Jessica R. Allegretti, MD, MPH, of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Crohn’s and Colitis Center, and colleagues wrote.Researchers performed an open-label prospective, single-arm cohort studyRead More

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