Tuberculosis in corticosteroid-treated asthmatics

Khanna, B.K. (1978) Tuberculosis in corticosteroid-treated asthmatics. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 25 (3). pp. 156-157.

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4 cases of bronchial asthma, irregularly treated in the past with corticosteroids, developed pulmonary tuberculosis. Irregular use of corticosteroids appeared to have led to the deve lopment of pulmonary tuberculosis.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculosis, Asthamatics, Corticosteroid Treated, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Case Reports
Subjects:Respiratory Tract Diseases > Bronchial Diseases > Asthma
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Vital Statistics > Morbidity > Incidence
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Hypersensitivity > Asthma
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists > Hormones > Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:1885
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:07 December 2006

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