Fecal microbiota transplantation as an effective initial therapy for pancreatitis complicated with severe Clostridium difficile infection: A case report
Yang Hu, Hai-Ying Xiao, Cong He, Nong-Hua Lv, Liang Zhu, Department of Gastroenterology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, Nanchang 330006, Jiangxi Province, China
Author contributions: Xiao HY and Hu Y searched for similar published cases, analyzed the data, and wrote the manuscript; Xiao HY collected the patient’s clinical data; Zhu L designed the study; He C performed the fecal microbiota transplantation procedure; He C and Lv NH provided the materials for the study and participated in writing the paper; all authors issued final approval for the version to be submitted.
Supported by Project of Postgraduate Teaching Case Base Construction of Nanchang University, No. 9202-0210210802; Project of Health Commission of Jiangxi Province, No. 20175071; Postgraduate Innovation Fund Project of Nanchang University, No. 2017262.
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Corresponding author: Liang Zhu, MD, PhD, Academic Fellow, Attending Doctor, Doctor, Department of Gastroenterology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, No. 17, Yongwaizheng Street, Nanchang 330006, Jiangxi Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: April 9, 2019
Peer-review started: April 10, 2019
First decision: May 9, 2019
Revised: July 2, 2019
Accepted: July 20, 2019
Article in press: July 20,2019
Published online: September 6, 2019