Clostridium difficile colitis causing toxic megacolon, severe sepsis and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome

Intensive Care Med. 2003 Jun;29(6):1030. doi: 10.1007/s00134-003-1754-7. Epub 2003 May 7.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Clostridium difficile*
  • Colectomy / mortality
  • Colectomy / statistics & numerical data
  • Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous / diagnosis
  • Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous / microbiology*
  • Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous / mortality
  • Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Megacolon, Toxic / microbiology*
  • Multiple Organ Failure / microbiology*
  • Sepsis / microbiology*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed