TUBERCULOSIS Paradoxical reactions during tuberculosis treatment in patients with and without HIV co-infection

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Background: It has been suggested that deterioration of tuberculosis (TB) during appropriate treatment, termed a paradoxical reaction (PR), is more common and severe in HIV positive individuals on highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). Method: A study was undertaken to determine the frequency of PR and its associated features in a population of HIV… (More)

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