Fecal Microbiota Transplant Has a 90% Cure Rate: T/F?

February 20, 2015
Fouad Moawad, MD

Stool transplant for C. difficile infection is becoming more popular. But, is the cure rate really 90%?

Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT), also known as stool transplant, is an effective treatment option in Clostridium difficile infection. 

 

 

 

All of the following statements are true about FMT except?