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BCG

abbreviation for
(Medicine) trademark bacille Calmette-Guérin (antituberculosis vaccine)
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BCG

N ABBR =Bacillus Calmette-GuérinBCG m
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BCG

[ˌbiːsiːˈdʒiː] n abbr (=Bacillus Calmette-Guérin) → BCG m
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BCG

abbr of Bacille Calmette Guérin → BCG
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BCG

[ˌbiːsiːˈdʒiː] n abbr =Bacillus Calmette-Guérinvaccino antitubercolare
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BCG

V. bacille Calmette-Guérin.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Diagnostic BCG test instead of Mauntoux test was used as it was found to be more superior and sensitive than Mauntoux test in many studies
BCG test was positive in 75% while Mauntoux test was positive in 45% confirming that BCG test was much more sensitive and specific as compared to Mauntoux test in detecting tuberculin allergy in patients suffering from pulmonary tuberculosis18.
(1994).1s the BCG test of diagnostic value in tuberculosis7 Tubercle & Lung Disease, 75, 54-57.