Review Article
Volume 8 Issue 7 - 2021
Age in Older Adults Alters Intestinal Microbiota
Álvaro Zamudio Tiburcio1* and Silverio Alonso López2
1Gastroenterologist, Intestinal Microbiota Transplantation, Pennsylvania, City Hall Benito Juárez, Mexico City Mexico
2Urologist, Chairman Medical Specialties Naples in Mexico City, Mexico
*Corresponding Author: Álvaro Zamudio Tiburcio, Gastroenterologist, Intestinal Microbiota Transplantation, Pennsylvania, City Hall Benito Juárez, Mexico City Mexico.
Received: May 30, 2021; Published: June 26, 2021


Aging is related to changes in the intestinal microbiota that are associated with physiological modifications of the gastrointestinal tract and changes in dietary patterns, together with a deterioration in cognitive and immune function, contributing to the frailty of the elderly.

We carry out a comprehensive analysis, where the physiological bases that occur to generate countless alterations are observed, which can, if not be completely removed, if minimized, so that these human beings, who have almost always left something positive to the Society, they are reimbursed, at least, a little of the much they gave.

Basic concepts about the Intestinal Microbiota are determined, which is the organ of shock in these patients, as well as its frequent dysbiosis, as a preponderant factor of the changes that occur.

Intestinal Microbiota Transplantation is approached as an accepted procedure in not only the management of Clostridiodes difficile, but also of a good number of pathologies.

Keywords: Elderly (E); Intestinal Microbiota (IM); Microbiota (M); Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT); Intestinal Microbiota Transplantation (IMT)


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