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

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?

A. FMT has a 90% cure rate
B. FMT can be administered via the upper or lower GI tract
C. FMT can restore gut microbiota diversity
D. FMT should be reserved for otherwise immunocompetent patients
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