Clostridium difficile is now recognized as the most important cause of hospital-acquired infectious diarrhea. Concerns about this pathogen have grown with increasing reports of outbreaks and severe infections.

This article discusses the pathogenesis, incidence, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of Clostridium difficile infections.




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