FMT: Is it here to stay after new therapies become available?

FMT: Is it here to stay after new therapies become available?

The first time I heard about “stool transplant” was in the late 1990s when I was attending a regional winter meeting of gastroenterologists in Brainerd, Minnesota (ironically, the site of an unexplained but well-documented outbreak of chronic diarrhea in the 80s).A gastroenterologist from Duluth gave a presentation at the meeting about his experience with administering feces via nasogastric tube to treat patients experiencing recurrent Clostridioides difficile infections. Reactions ranged from “interesting but doesn’t apply to my practice” to “that crazyRead More

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