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  • Condition: Fulminant Clostridium Difficile Colitis
  • Journal: Diseases of the colon and rectum
  • Treatment Used: Total Abdominal Colectomy Versus Loop Ileostomy With Colonic Lavage
  • Number of Patients: 3683
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The study researched the outcomes between total abdominal colectomy versus loop ileostomy with colonic lavage for patients with fulminant clostridium difficile colitis.
  • Condition: Clostridioides Difficile Infections (CDI) in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Undergoing Intensive Induction Chemotherapy
  • Journal: Annals of hematology
  • Treatment Used: Carbapenems and Glycopeptides
  • Number of Patients: 415
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This study analyzed the incidence of Clostridioides difficile infections (CDI) in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) undergoing intensive induction chemotherapy.
  • Condition: Pseudomembranous Colitis
  • Journal: Annals of transplantation
  • Treatment Used: Fecal Microbiota Transplantation
  • Number of Patients: 1
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The study researched the outcomes of fecal microbiota transplantation in patients with pseudomembranous colitis.
  • Condition: Clostridioides Difficile Infection
  • Journal: American family physician
  • Treatment Used: Oral Vancomycin or Oral Fidaxomicin or Fecal Microbiota Transplantation
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This article provides an update on the management of Clostridioides difficile Infection.
  • Condition: Clostridium Difficile Colitis
  • Journal: Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Treatment Used: Antimicrobial Treatment, Fecal Microbiota Transplantation, Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This article discusses evolving strategies to manage Clostridium difficile colitis.
  • Condition: Multi-focal Clostridiodes Difficile Osteomyelitis with Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Journal: Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease
  • Treatment Used: Prolonged Amoxicilin-Clavulanic Acid and Metronidazole Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This case report describes a patient with multi-focal clostridiodes difficile osteomyelitis alongside sickle cell anemia that was treated with a prolonged amoxicilin-clavulanic acid and metronidazole therapy.
  • Condition: Clostridium Difficile Infection
  • Journal: Epidemiologie, mikrobiologie, imunologie : casopis Spolecnosti pro epidemiologii a mikrobiologii Ceske lekarske spolecnosti J.E. Purkyne
  • Treatment Used: Fecal Bacteriotherapy
  • Number of Patients: 71
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using fecal bacteriotherapy to treat patients with clostridium difficile infections.
  • Condition: Cancer Patients with Active Mycobacterium Tuberculosis (MTB)
  • Journal: BMC cancer
  • Treatment Used: Concurrent Anti-Cancer and Anti-Tuberculosis Chemotherapy
  • Number of Patients: 30
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This study sought to confirm the effectiveness and safety of concurrent chemotherapy (CCT) in a greater number of patients with different types of malignancies.
  • Condition: Clostridium Difficile Infection
  • Journal: Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Treatment Used: Fidaxomicin
  • Number of Patients: 600
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In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of using fidaxomicin to prevent Clostridium difficile infections during hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation.
  • Condition: Recurrent Clostridium Difficile Infection (CDI)
  • Journal: Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Treatment Used: 2 Doses vs 1 dose of RBX2660
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This study compared the effectiveness of 2 doses versus 1 dose of RBX2660 (a microbiota-based drug) in patients with recurrent clostridium difficile infection (is a germ that causes life-threatening diarrhea; CDI).
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