gastroenterology

Concern poliovirus could be transmitted by FMT

Concern has been raised over the potential for faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) to transmit poliovirus. According to a Letter in the journal Gut, a small proportion of people who have primary immune deficiencies and received oral poliovirus vaccine in the past have been shown to excrete the virus for up to three decades. The Australian ...

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