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October 3, 2014

Fecal Transplants and Inflammatory Bowel Disease

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Darrell Pardi M. D., a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic, discusses the role of fecal transplants in the management of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Fecal transplant involves taking healthy bacteria from normal patients and putting it in the colon of patients with diseases like IBD. There’s good evidence that fecal transplant treats C. difficile with high efficacy of […]

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Tags: Darrell Pardi, fecal transplants, IBD, ulcerative colitis

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