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Vaccination against tuberculosis

Known as: Administration of BCG vaccine, tuberculosis immunisation, tuberculosis vaccination 
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2016
2016
BackgroundMacrophages play a central role in the pathogenesis of leprosy, caused by Mycobacterium leprae. The polarized clinical… 
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccination has been suggested to have nonspecific beneficial effects in children from… 
2005
2005
We made a bibliographic search for Japanese and non-Japanese literature on tuberculosis control programs to study the current… 
Review
1980
Review
1980
  • C. Geary
  • British Journal of Cancer
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 2723497
489 management of Cushing's disease while waiting for pituitary irradiation to become effective and, in particular, the use of… 
Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Doubts have been raised on theoretical grounds concerning the effect of BCG in tropical countries, where in most places a large… 
1955
1955
  • Bulletin of the World Health Organization
  • 1955
  • Corpus ID: 24327648
Post-vaccination tuberculin sensitivity is being used to evaluate the immediate effects of the extensive WHO/UNICEF mass BCG…