Scar Formation and Tuberculin Skin Test Response After Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Vaccination: Does Prematurity or Low Birth Weight Have an Impact?


Cebeci S. O. , Kavuncuoglu S., TÜREL Ö., Aldemir E. Y. , Kazanci S. Y.

IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.27, no.2, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/ijp.4932
  • Title of Journal : IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS

Abstract

Objectives: The present studyaimed at evaluating factors affecting scar formation and tuberculin skin test (TST) response in Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccinated infants.