First patient who was treated with bacteriophages died

First patient who was treated with bacteriophages died

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The first Dutch patient who was treated with bateriofagen is Tuesday, died.

That has to the Military Hospital Queen Astrid in Belgium at AVROTROS confirmed.

According to the makers of the AVROTROS-program the death of Bart Vissers (61) apart from the therapy he has undergone. “Fishermen suffered multiple complications and eventually died of a cardiac arrest,” according to his attending physician.

Fishermen got after his darmoperatie long-term antibiotics. Eventually, it was not more. About four months ago, I was Fishermen in a coma, after which his doctor decided to treat with bacteriophages. Bacteriophages may be specific bacteria in the body to body go.

The team of says the family strength to be desired.

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