According to Drugs.com, a person with a C. diff infection may have bad-smelling diarrhea many times throughout the day. Other symptoms of this infection include nausea, vomiting and blood, mucus or pus in bowel movements... More »

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Symptoms of a C. difficile infection in the intestines include watery diarrhea, abdominal cramping and abdominal tenderness, according to Mayo Clinic. Some individuals with C. difficile infections experience no symptoms. More »

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Clostridium difficile, also known as C. diff., is a bacterium that affects the colon, notes Mayo Clinic. It can cause a vast range of symptoms from diarrhea to kidney failure. While it is most prevalent in older adults w... More »

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C. diff can be spread to others through contact with feces, as well as through contact with surfaces where the infection is present, according to WebMD. C. diff can live on dry surfaces for a long time, making it easy to... More »

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Symptoms of a C. difficile infection in the intestines include watery diarrhea, abdominal cramping and abdominal tenderness, according to Mayo Clinic. Some individuals with C. difficile infections experience no symptoms. More »

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The symptoms of E. coli infection depend on the particular strain but potentially include mild to severe diarrhea, abdominal cramping and blood in the stool. However, coliforms are a broad class of bacteria that are comm... More »

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There is no particular treatment of infection with E. coli bacteria other than management of its complications, which include diarrhea and dehydration. The infection is treated with rest and plenty of fluids, claims WebM... More »