Pseudomembranous Colitis

Pseudomembranous Colitis

Pseudomembranous colitis is an inflammatory disorder of the colon associated with antibiotic use. Bacteria such as Clostridium difficile, which are usually present in the colon, can flourish when antibiotics are taken. This video explains how this disorder develops and what treatment is recommended.

Medical Reviewer: Fraser, Marianne, RN, BSN
Medical Reviewer: Lehrer, Jenifer, MD

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