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Had 2nd BCG treatment and ended up in hospital

11 months 3 weeks ago #56674 by sara.anne
While serious reactions to BCG are rare, unfortunately they do happen. Most of the reactions are mild compared to what you have experienced. So sorry this happened to you,

Sara Anne

Diagnosis 2-08 Small papillary TCC; CIS
BCG; BCG maintenance
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11 months 3 weeks ago #56673 by Missmaggie
Has anyone experienced bad side effects after BCG. I ended up in the hospital with Pneumonia, high fevers, large red welts on my skin and difficulty breathing. All tests have come back negative, still waiting on BCG in blood culture. Now sitting home sucking on an OXygen tank. Please let me know if anyone else has experienced this.

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