BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination - information for patientsThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination - information for patients (PDF file - 89 KB) (Links to English resource)
Summary: Information about the BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination to help prevent tuberculosis (TB), including who should have the vaccination and who should not, its advantages and disadvantages, and the side effects.
Organisation: NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service
Last reviewed: February 2017
Target audience: General
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