BACILLUS CALMETTE-GUERIN (TICE BCG) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

BACILLUS CALMETTE-GUERIN

What is the Trade Name for BACILLUS CALMETTE-GUERIN

TICE BCG

What is the Indication for BACILLUS CALMETTE-GUERIN

  • INDICATIONS AND USAGE TICE ¬Æ BCG is indicated for: the treatment and prophylaxis of carcinoma in situ (CIS) of the urinary bladder the prophylaxis of primary or recurrent stage Ta and/or T1 papillary tumors following transurethral resection (TUR) Limitations of Use: TICE BCG is not recommended for stage TaG1 papillary tumors, unless they are judged to be at high risk of tumor recurrence. TICE BCG is not indicated for papillary tumors of stages higher than T1.

 

 

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