What are the indications for treatment with steroids

* TB meningitis (decreased consciousness, neurological defects, or spinal block).

* TB pericarditis (with effusion or constriction).

* TB pleural effusion (when large with severe symptoms).

* Hypoadrenalism (TB of adrenal glands).

* TB laryngitis (with life-threatening airway obstruction).

* Severe hypersensitivity reactions to anti-TB drugs.

* Renal tract TB (to prevent ureteric scarring).

* Massive lymph node enlargement with pressure effects.

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