bacillus Calmette-Guérin

noun
bacillus Cal·mette-Gué·rin | \ -ˌkal-ˈmet-(ˌ)gā-ˈraⁿ, -ˈran \

Medical Definition of bacillus Calmette-Guérin 

: an attenuated strain of tubercle bacillus developed by repeated culture on a medium containing bile and used in preparation of tuberculosis vaccines

called also bacille Calmette-Guérin

— compare bcg vaccine

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