Spontaneous pneumothorax during corticosteroid therapy

Mital, O.P.; Gupta, R.K.; Katiyar, S.K.; Kansal, H.M.; Singh, R.P. and Mehrotra, R.K. (1976) Spontaneous pneumothorax during corticosteroid therapy. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 23 (1). pp. 29-31.

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Abstract

Five cases of pulmonary tuberculosis are described, three developing spontaneous pneumothorax and the two hydropneumothorax due to corticosteroids supplemented to the antituberculosis drug therapy.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Spontaneous Pneumothorax, Hydropneumothorax, Corticosteroids, Streptomycin, INH, Ethionamide, PAS, Prednisolone
Subjects:Heterocyclic Compounds > Acids, Heterocyclic > Isonicotinic Acids
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists > Hormones > Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons > Steroids > Pregnanes
Organic Chemicals > Carboxylic Acids > Hydroxy Acids > Hydroxybenzoic Acids > Salicylic Acids > Aminosalicylic Acids > p-Aminosalicylic Acid
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Pneumothorax
Carbohydrates and Hypoglycemic Agents > Carbohydrates > Glycosides > Aminoglycosides > Streptomycin
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Hydropneumothorax
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:1580
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:15 June 2006

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