Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG):SFAF
an attenuated strain of Mycobacterium
bovis. BCG is used in some countries as a vaccine against tuberculosis.
BCG vaccination renders the PPD test unusable as a test for the presence
of M. tuberculosis. BCG adenitis is an illness caused by BCG that is present
in some infants with HIV and is characterized by inflammation of the lymph
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