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Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, is a bacterium that can cause a range of symptoms, from diarrhea to life-threatening inflammation of the colon, states Mayo Clinic. Although illness from the bacterium mostly affects ol... More »

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Clostridium difficile is very contagious because the spores, which are found in the feces, are capable of living on dry surfaces for an extended time, according to WebMD. Another person can become infected with Clostridi... More »

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The symptoms of a Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, infection include watery diarrhea three or more times a day, abdominal pain or tenderness, blood or pus in the stool, fever, loss of appetite and weight loss, accordin... More »

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C. difficile, or Clostridium difficile, is a bacterium that causes gastrointestinal infections, says Medical News Today. Clostridium difficile causes diarrhea, stomachaches and bloody stools, and the primary cause for in... More »

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The symptoms of a Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, infection include watery diarrhea three or more times a day, abdominal pain or tenderness, blood or pus in the stool, fever, loss of appetite and weight loss, accordin... More »

Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, is infectious bacteria that destroys cells in the lining of the intestine and produces debris and sections of inflammatory cells, known as plaques, according to Mayo Clinic. Some health... More »

Symptoms associated with diseases of the colon include bloody stool or changes in its consistency, rectal bleeding or changed bowel habits such as constipation or diarrhea, all of which may signal cancer, according to Ma... More »

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