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Clostridium Difficile (C. difficile, C. diff) (cont.)

Clostridium Difficile (C. diff) Treatment

C. diff Self-Care at Home

If C. diff infection is suspected, the doctor should be notified immediately. It is important to try to stay well hydrated by drinking adequate amounts of liquids in order to compensate for the fluid losses due to diarrhea. However, the further management should be carried out under the supervision of a physician.

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