A member asked:

Can c diff cause appendicitis? does pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) effect testing of c diff?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Tri Huynh answered

Specializes in Gastroenterology

C Diff: To my knowledge there is no case report of C. Difficile causing acute appendicitis. Taking Pepto-Bismol should not have any effect on testing on the status of Clostridium Difficile infection.

Answered 2/1/2019

4.1k views

Thank

Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question