The video will discuss about the takayasu disease by Dr. K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks. It is a rare autoimmune disorder which is dominant in women in between 10-40 years of age. This is a chronic autoimmune disease which can be managed well with steroids. Investigations including ESR and CRP are done regularly and treatment is initiated. He will further explain the symptoms and diagnostic evaluation of this disease.
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He was the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He was also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus