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FMT appears safe, reduces hepatic encephalopathy recurrence in long-term



Fecal microbiota transplant after antibiotic treatment may be safe and potentially prevent long-term recurrence of hepatic encephalopathy in patients with cirrhosis, according to extended data from a previously published study.
“The current study extends the experience of the first randomized clinical trial of FMT after antibiotics in cirrhosis and recurrent [hepatic encephalopathy (HE)] over more than 12 months,” Jasmohan S. Bajaj, MD, from the Virginia Commonwealth University and McGuire VA Medical Center, and colleagues wrote.
In the published safety trial, investigators randomly

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