Fever following intracavitary bacillus Calmette-Guerin therapy for upper tract transitional cell carcinoma.

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PURPOSE We attempted to identify the source of fever during intracavitary upper tract instillation of bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG). MATERIALS AND METHODS Of 34 patients who had previously undergone percutaneous resection of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma 18 received weekly intracavitary BCG through the nephrostomy tubes for 6 consecutive weeks… (More)

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@article{Schnapp1996FeverFI, title={Fever following intracavitary bacillus Calmette-Guerin therapy for upper tract transitional cell carcinoma.}, author={D S Schnapp and G. H. Weiss and A. D. Smith}, journal={The Journal of urology}, year={1996}, volume={156 2 Pt 1}, pages={386-8} }