Are pulmonary opacities a marker of pulmonary tuberculosis?

  title={Are pulmonary opacities a marker of pulmonary tuberculosis?},
  author={Vikas Marwah and Madhusudan Barthwal and Ashok Kumar Rajput},
  journal={Medical journal, Armed Forces India},
  volume={70 1},
BACKGROUND On most occasions treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis is started by physicians based predominantly on radiological opacities. Since these opacities may not be suggestive of active pulmonary tuberculosis and most of these opacities may even remain unchanged after complete treatment, starting treatment solely on the basis of these opacities may… CONTINUE READING