How Long Do C Diff Spores Live On Surfaces?


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Anonymous answered
C-Diff spores live for around 70-90 days outside of the body.
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Erica answered
In hospitals and nursing homes, C. Difficile travels from patient to
patient mainly on the hands of caregivers, but also on cart handles,
bed rails, bedpans, toilets, bathing tubs, stethoscopes, thermometers —
even telephones and remote controls.

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