human immunodeficiency virus

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Synonyms for human immunodeficiency virus

the virus that causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)


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PHS guideline for reducing human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus transmission through organ transplantation.
As syphilis is an ulcerative genital disease it can facilitate the transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus, putting people with syphilis at greater risk of human immunodeficiency virus infection5.
Molecular characterization of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and hepatitis C virus in paid blood donors and infecting drug users in China.
Older children and adolescents living with perinatally acquired human immunodeficiency virus infection.
The settlement will enable Roche to continue to market probe-based hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus diagnostic products, including its polymerase chain reaction tests, for these viruses.
About 30 million people worldwide carry the human immunodeficiency virus or HIV, which causes AIDS.
Who is responsible for seeing to it that anyone involved in giving care or cleaning up after an incident is protected from risks of becoming infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or Hepatitis B virus (HBV)?
The quality of life for people with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) can be improved and expanded through physical therapy intervention.
Table 1: Comparison of leading branded drug sales ($m) for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the seven major markets and the Rest of the World (ROW), 2008 23
human immunodeficiency virus antigen-antibody, reagent for the determination, test
The trial will also serve as a means to obtain human safety data, which will be submitted in conjunction with planned regulatory initiatives to treat the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and drug and vaccine resistant Biological Weapons.
Differences in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) anti-p24 reactivities in serum of HIV-1-infected and uninfected subjects: analysis of indeterminate Western blot reactions.
2] On February 11 The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said in a press release, "A highly resistant strain of rapidly progressive human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has been diagnosed for the first time in a New York City resident who had not previously undergone antiviral drug treatment.
Anderson JE, Ebrahim SH and Sansom S, Women's knowledge about treatment to prevent mother-to-child human immunodeficiency virus transmission, Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2004, 103(1):165-168.
Immunosuppression, both acquired and hereditary, has been described to increase the risk, for example, of drug-induced immunosuppression after organ transplantation, infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), and certain autoimmune diseases.
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