Mycobacterial Infection after Intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guërin Treatment for Bladder Cancer: A Case Report

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Park, Chang-Hun; Jang, Mi Ae; Ahn, Yoon Hee; Hwang, Yu-Yean; Ki, Chang-Seok; Lee, Nam Yong;
(2011)

Bacillus Calmette-Guërin (BCG) has been traditionally used as a vaccine against tuberculosis. Further, intravesical administration of BCG has been shown to be effective in treating bladder cancer. Although BCG contains a live attenuated strain of Mycobacterium bovis, co... View more
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