Clostridial diarrhea is caused by the gram-positive, anaerobic, spore-forming bacteria Clostridium spp. While the most common isolates are C. perfringens and C. difficile, multiple others, including C. septicum, C. cadaveris and C.sordellii, have also been associated with enterocolitis.

Resource Type

  • Guideline

Publish Date

January 1, 2017