Influence of a Vegetarian Diet on the Faecal Microflora of Patients with Crohn’s Disease
Nord, C. E.
- Publisher: Microbial Ecology in Health and Disease
Microbial Ecology in Health and Disease
(issn: 1651-2235, eissn: 1651-2235)
mesheuropmc: fluids and secretions | digestive, oral, and skin physiology
The influence of vegetarian diet on the faecal microflora in nine patients with Crohn’s disease was studied. Faecal specimens were analysed before and after one month at a vegetarian centre. The change to vegetarian diet had no influence on the composition of the faecal microflora in these patients.Keywords; Crohn’s disease; Faecal flora; Vegetation diet.