Fecal Microbiota Transplant: Benefits and Risks

Abstract

We commend the authors of “Weight Gain After Fecal Microbiota Transplantation” for describing this case of obesity after a fecal microbiota transplant (FMT). Fecal microbiota transplant is a highly effective therapy for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection (r-CDI), and the authors discuss possible unintended consequences in a patient after successful… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofv005

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