Screening of faecal microbiota transplant donors during the COVID-19 outbreak: suggestions for urgent updates from an international expert panel

In this comment, an international group of experts in faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) advise that recommendations to update screening of stool donors are urgently needed, as the risk of transmitting SARS-CoV-2 by FMT might be higher than that in other tissue transplants.


Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology