Two Cases of Acute Polyarthritis Secondary to Intravesical BCG Adjuvant Therapy for Superficial Bladder Cancer

@article{Pardalidis2002TwoCO,
  title={Two Cases of Acute Polyarthritis Secondary to Intravesical BCG Adjuvant Therapy for Superficial Bladder Cancer},
  author={Nick P. Pardalidis and Athanasios George Papatsoris and Eleni V. Kosmaoglou and C. Georganas},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={2002},
  volume={21},
  pages={536-537}
}
We report two cases of acute polyarthritis secondary to intravesical BCG therapy for superficial bladder cancer. This extremely rare complication requires high clinical suspicion and responds well to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and conservative management. 

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