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  • noun

Antonyms for immunodeficiency

immunological disorder in which some part of the body's immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced

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Pregnancies resulting in infants with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or AIDS-related complex: Followup of mothers, children, and subsequently born siblings.
The second 100,000 cases of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome--United States, June 1981-December 1991.
Isolation of HTLV-III from cerebrospinal fluid and neural tissues of patients with neurologic syndromes related to the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
According to the latest statistics from the United Nations, the global rate of human immunodeficiency virus and the number of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome has been dramatically reduced, in large thanks to expanding access to and more affordable treatment in the fight against the epidemic.
The most advanced stage of HIV infection is acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
If left untreated, HIV will develop into acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or AIDS.
In the most infamous form, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) destroys a type of white blood cell, the T cell, and this causes progressive weakness and vulnerability of the immune system.
HIV, which causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), affects the body's immune cells known as CD4+ T cells and inserts itself into the host cell's deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA).
This may be explained by the biphasic immunological pattern seen in sepsis: an early hyperinflammatory phase followed by a hypo-inflammatory state known as compensatory anti-inflammatory response syndrome or immunoparalysis--a temporary form of acquired immunodeficiency (5).
The contiguous human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) caused the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), which spreads through illicit sexual relations, unsafe ways of blood transfusion and a multiple use of syringes, surgical instruments and blades.
The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), at its most advanced stage of infection, becomes AIDS, or Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
AIDS sourcebook; basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has developed a research method by which new insights into the infection process of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that leads to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) can be observed.
We report the case of Leishman-Donovan (LD) bodies in the bone marrow biopsy of an Iraqi adult male with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Such inclusions were subsequently described in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome with Mycobacterium avium complex infection.
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