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There's a bunch of new diseases in the latest rimworld alpha. Is it possible to cure gut worms?

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Yes. There are two ways to do this.

Gut worms will eventually go away with repeated treatment. This is slow and takes a lot of medicine, but will work. Eventually.

Alternatively, you can amputate the colonist's stomach. This will remove the worms. A colonist can survive without a stomach, but they will eat extremely slowly as a result. This is probably a bad idea as you can't harvest or buy stomachs; replacing it is very difficult.

  • Will all the new diseases eventually go away like for instance "muscle parasites"? – Kit Sunde Apr 9 '16 at 17:29
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    @KitSunde As far as I know, this applies to all the new diseases. Both the repeated treatment and the amputation. – Studoku Apr 9 '16 at 17:32
  • With the version 0.15.1284 you can't harvest stomach so amputating one from your colonist is not the best idea. – pagep Nov 19 '16 at 1:00
  • Where does the "harvest stomach" idea come from? AFAIK it's not possible in vanilla. – Konerak Nov 28 '17 at 7:31
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    @Konerak Assumptions and not realising that stomachs couldn't be harvested or bought. Editing now. – Studoku Dec 3 '17 at 8:50

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