Clostridium perfringens infection

Learn about Clostridium perfringens infection, its causes, symptoms, risks, treatment and prevention. Also find information on surveillance and guidance for health professionals.

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Explore the cause of Clostridium perfringens infection, how it is spread and where it is found.


Learn about the symptoms, what to look for and what to do if you become ill.


Find out what the risks are and who is most at risk.


Access information on how Clostridium perfringens infection is diagnosed and treated.


Learn how Clostridium perfringens infection can be prevented.


Discover how Clostridium perfringens infection is monitored.

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