Dr. Shilpa Aralikar is a Consultant Physician at Department of Internal Medicine, Continental Hospitals. She treats a wide range of patients including patients needing an initial diagnosis or second opinion, as well as those who may need previous conditions corrected. She has the expertise and skills to evaluate a broad range of symptoms and signs to arrive at the correct diagnosis. Dr. Shilpa is trained to manage patients with acute as well as chronic conditions including diabetes, COPD, renal failure, heart disease. She also has immense interest in preventive services.
1.What is chickenpox? Chickenpox is a very infectious illness caused by a virus called herpes zoster. Most people get chickenpox in childhood, when it is a mild infection causing a rash. Once you have had [...]