[Side effects of BCG immune therapy in 511 patients with malignant melanoma].

@article{Schult1984SideEO,
  title={[Side effects of BCG immune therapy in 511 patients with malignant melanoma].},
  author={C Schult},
  journal={Der Hautarzt; Zeitschrift fur Dermatologie, Venerologie, und verwandte Gebiete},
  year={1984},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={78-83}
}
  • C Schult
  • Published 1984 in
    Der Hautarzt; Zeitschrift fur Dermatologie…
The main side-effects of BCG vaccination by scarification in 511 patients with malignant melanoma since 1974 have been fatigue and exhaustion, swelling of the lymph-nodes, influenza-like symptoms, nausea and dizziness. Only in 8 patients were the side-effects more severe, requiring the cessation of treatment in some of them. One patient developed… CONTINUE READING