A 26-year-old male who live in the south-western coastal
region of Sri Lanka, presents with a history of cough and wheeze of a few
months duration. He also complains of fever, feeling generally unwell and has
On examination he appears to have lost weight.
Auscultation of his lungs reveals widespread rhonchi and crepitations.
Chest X-ray shows milary mottling.
Hb 12.9 g/ dL
Eosinophil count 36,000 /mm3
In this patient which of the following would you use to
treat the patient?
High dose oral steroids
Rifampicin, Isoniazid, Ethambutol, Pyrazinamide