Pseudomembranous colitis is a complication of antibiotic therapy caused when a normal intestinal bacteria, Clostridium difficile, overgrows. The antibiotic kills other normal intestinal bacteria that keep Clostridium difficile in check.
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MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Pseudomembranous colitis
Includes cause, symptoms, prevention, and treatment.
MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Pseudomembranous colitis
Includes cause, symptoms, prevention, and treatment.

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