Sailaja Puttagunta MD
- Infectious Disease New London, CT
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Sailaja Puttagunta, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New London, CT, with other offices in New London, CT and Groton, CT (and 8 other locations). Their specialties include Infectious Disease. Sailaja Puttagunta is affiliated with Hartford Hospital.
Specialties & Expertise
Sailaja Puttagunta has the following 1 specialty.
An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.
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