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Does anyone know about BCG systemic infection - symptoms, diagnostic indicators, treatment?

My husband has been dealing with weight loss, platelet drop, malaise, etc. following a traumatic catheter insertion and then the administration of BCG. His bone marrow just showed granulomas. Any ...

Posted 3 days ago 1 answer

Tice BCG Vaccine - After bcg treatment how long before oral sex is ok?

If semen is swallowed what is the danger

Posted 26 Feb 2014 2 answers

What's the minimum amount of time BCG can stay in the bladder, my husband is to start treatments and

... cannot hold urine more than 1 hour

Posted 11 Dec 2013 0 answers

As Rotateq is a live vaccine and given orally is it ok to give BCG vaccine?

Or should we adhere to one month interval ?

Posted 18 Apr 2013 0 answers

Dr wants to treat a LUPUS patients' bladder cancer with BCG. Advisable or no?

Patient also has chronic low blood count (< 9.4), beginning stages of Macular degeneration and is 82 years old (but a very alive, active, YOUNG 82)

Posted 2 Jan 2013 1 answer

What are the rules, regarding BCG treatment and sexual relations?

How soon after treatment can intercourse take place? Is masterbation OK/allowed? I am in the second week of my initial six week treatment schedule, for bladder cancer.

Posted 23 Jul 2012 1 answer

BCG - why is it imperative to clean/decontaminate for 6 hrs. after treatment and not to have sex?

. can the b.c.g. migrate into the testicles and therefore into the semen? and if we abstain from intercourse, is it dangerous for my husbands semen to touch me anywhere else? (i.e. masturbation) ...

Posted 21 Jul 2012 2 answers

My Urologist tells me that BCG is no longer made in this country. Where can I get it from?

I have bladder cancer. My Uroligist tells me that BCG is no longer made in this country. Where may it be obtained???

Posted 6 Aug 2012 2 answers

A friend's urologist in UK after bladder cancer operation would like to use BCG. The French source?

... has dried up. Can any one give me an alternative source. My French medical friends say urologists are turning to 'amymecine' (sic) can anyone give me a) the correct spelling and b) the ...

Posted 10 Jul 2012 1 answer

Is BCG treetment for CIS of kedny commen, and how efectif is it?

... how widely is this done and do I have to get it for more than 6 weeks 6x15min as for the bladder. http://www.drugs.com/answers/

Posted 19 Mar 2012 0 answers

Declined condition after BCG?

My father was given BCG for bladder cancer. Within 20 mins of leaving the Dr's office he had severe chills. From that day on his condition has continued to decline; High fever 104, no appetite, ...

Posted 18 Jan 2012 0 answers

Liver Cirrhosis - This doesn't appear to be much of a support group?

... anyway, my dad has stage c-advanced cirrhosis. He is in alot of pain also. 6 months ago he was treated with BCG (bladder cancer). I can't help but think that the BCG is what pushed my dad ...

Posted 11 Nov 2011 5 answers

I just start BCG treatment and my first experience was very painful when the catheter was inserted.?

... Is there ANYTHING I can take to ease the pain the next time? It was traumatic. I did take one vallium to calm me down before the office visit. Thinking of taking two the next time

Posted 29 Oct 2011 4 answers

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