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What is the significance of an accelerated BCG reaction in children?

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  • Contributors PV drafted the initial manuscript. LFP, CN and NC critically revised the manuscript and all authors approved the final version as submitted.

  • Funding PV is supported by the Australian Government Research Training Programme Scholarship provided by the Australian Commonwealth Government and the University of Melbourne, and a Murdoch Children's Research Institute (MCRI) PhD Top-Up Scholarship.

  • Competing interests None declared.

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