BCGosis is a rare granulomatous disease following intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guerin immunotherapy used in the treatment of superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder.

It manifests as a miliary pattern best seen in the lungs. 

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rID: 12554
System: Chest
Tag: stub, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Granulomatosis following intervesical administration on BCG
  • BCG-induced granulomatous inflammation

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