Multi-organ failure with atypical liver granulomas following intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guerin instillation.


Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) intravesical instillation has been adopted in the treatment of patients with superficial bladder cancer. BCG-induced disseminated infection, though rare, has been associated with the histological finding of epithelioid granulomas in different organs, including the liver. We report the case of an adult patient with multi-organ… (More)
DOI: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i3.79