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C. difficile (C. diff): An urgent threat

February 20, 2020


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Audrey Kendell
February 26, 2020

I have had 5 bought of c diff in one year .the first time I spent 12 days in intensive care 4 more times 3 more in hospital & managed once at home . Finally treated I th vancomycin for 5 months . A terrible disease ; even more so for me since I had Colin cancer year’s before ; had surgery & chemo.k

Lorraine Butcher
February 22, 2020

I have had c diff several times. I recently had a stool transplant done. I am hoping that it worked. I think more children should be tested. I work in a preschool. I believe I may have got it back for the 3rd time from a student. I have to change diapers alot. Plus they have accidents often. The heath department needs to do something about this.

Debra Baker
February 21, 2020

I was a healthy 56 year old, when I contracted Cdiff. I went to 6 different doctors, and I was diagnosed 18 months later. I went through 3 rounds of antibiotics, and I still tested positive. After a fecal transplant and taking 30 fecal capsules, I was Cdiff negative. However, I still have a lot of trouble with my stomach. Stomach pain and irregular bowel movements. I empathize with all suffering from this horrific infection.

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