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Will good hygiene prevent clostridium difficile infections?

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Dr. Omega Edwards, m.d.
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Yes

Diff) is transmitted from person to person via fecal oral route (contents of someone else's bum to your mouth). Hand sanitizers will not kill the c.Diff toxin. Hence, wash your hands with warm soap and water for at least 1 minute.

In brief: Yes

Diff) is transmitted from person to person via fecal oral route (contents of someone else's bum to your mouth). Hand sanitizers will not kill the c.Diff toxin. Hence, wash your hands with warm soap and water for at least 1 minute.
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