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Tuberculosis

Information about tuberculosis (TB) disease, vaccines and recommendations for vaccination from the Australian Immunisation Handbook

Vaccination for certain groups of people is funded by states and territories.

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Last updated: 
5 June 2018
Last reviewed: 
5 June 2018
1 August 2017

Changes to 4.20.10 Precautions

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1 August 2016

New text advising on the event of a shortage of the currently registered BCG vaccine and usage of alternative vaccine products.

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Definitions

BCG
bacille Calmette-Guérin
MMR
measles-mumps-rubella
WHO
World Health Organization
IM
intramuscular
WA
Western Australia
JE
Japanese encephalitis
AIDS
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
CDNA
Communicable Diseases Network Australia