Bacille Calmette-Guérin is a vaccine for tuberculosis (TB) disease. BCG is used in many countries with a high prevalence of TB to prevent childhood tuberculous meningitis and miliary disease. However, the efficacy against pulmonal tuberculosis varies.


Public Health Social Policy Pulmonal Tuberculosis Tuberculous Meningitis Miliary Disease 

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