Feacal transplant could help in hepatic encephalopathy
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Liver cirrhosis is a leading cause of death and is associated with recurrent episodes of hepatic encephalopathy leading to recurrent hospitalization. Now, a team of researchers have tested the effects of faecal microbiota transplantation and have shown that it resulted in improved cognitive functions for 1 year and reduced the hepatic encephalopathy episodes and hospitalization for as long as 5 months after treatment. The stool donor from the universal donor bank had the highest abundance of Lachnospiraceae and Ruminococcaceae which is hypothesized to be the reason for this improvement.

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