AIDS

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  • noun

Synonyms for AIDS

a serious (often fatal) disease of the immune system transmitted through blood products especially by sexual contact or contaminated needles

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Progressive lymph node histology and its prognostic value in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and AIDS-related complex.
Peripheral T-cell lymphoma in a patient with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Chronic idiopathic ulceration in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Biopsy diagnosis in human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Tuberculosis in non-Haitian patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV): The virus that causes Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS).
and India human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) partnership, an effort to encourage the private sector to undertake greater efforts in the prevention, care, and treatment of people living with HIV/AIDS.
The number of HIV-infected Americans is the highest since the peak of the epidemic in the 1980s, when acquired immunodeficiency syndrome swept through the gay community.
The Human Immunodeficiency Virus is a retrovirus responsible for the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), a devastating epidemic that affects millions worldwide.
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), and tuberculosis notwithstanding, vaccines, antibiotics, and improved hygiene have controlled the classic infectious diseases.
Although it was known by other names for several years, Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) was first described in the early 1980s.
The ICN describes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) as a global public health threat that continues to increase the burden of disease.
HHS works with partners from around the world to combat global health problems such as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), malaria, tuberculosis, and tobacco use.
The history of the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) epidemic in the white, gay male community in the U.
Current trends revision of the case definition of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome for National Reporting-United States," Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 1985: 34: 373-5.
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