oa South African Medical Journal - The dangers of administering steroids to patients suffering from incipient, latent or inactive tuberculosis

Volume 38, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



Three cases are descriptionbed none of which showed signs of active disease at the time when steroids were administered, and in all three signs of active tuberculosis developed after the steroid treatment was given.

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