acquired immune deficiency syndrome


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Synonyms for acquired immune deficiency syndrome

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

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Add to this the already rich tapestry of cooperative bilateral programs in health care, fighting dread diseases such as human immuno-deficiency virus and acquired immune deficiency syndrome, polio and tuberculosis, educational exchanges, agricultural programs, and military training, and it is clear that the opportunities for India and U.
Where the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) are concerned, social construction of reality is grounded in the spatialization and politicization of the pathological.
It was only a short time ago that the majority of Americans felt that the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome was not their problem but a problem of that other group (Archer, 1989; Fleck, 1986).
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.
Doctors eventually named this elusive condition, which is really a myriad of diseases, acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).
From the time it was publicly identified in 1981 through September 30, 1992, acquired immune deficiency syndrome has been diagnosed in 242,146 persons in the United States, of whom 160,372 have died.
Nasdaq:GILD) today announced the publication of 96-week data from an ongoing clinical trial, Study 934, in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (JAIDS).
RAWALPINDI -- A diagnostic center has been set up at Benazir Bhutto Hospital to stop the spread of Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) under Punjab AIDS control programme.
HIV could lead to the fatal acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).
A woman lawmaker is urging the Supreme Court (SC) to lift the temporary restraining order (TRO) against the implementation of the Reproductive Health (RH) law following the spike in cases of human immunodeficiency virus - acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV-AIDS) among the Filipino youth.
The NIAID, The Division of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (DAIDS) has a requirement for advanced development and clinical evaluation of innovative anti-HIV therapeutic immune-based products that have antiviral properties or can elicit responses to destroy activated HIV reservoirs and persistent low level infection in subjects on suppressive antiretroviral drugs.
Summary: Chinese researchers said they have discovered an HIV-blocking agent that could be developed into a gel to limit the sexual transmission of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (Aids).
Sayyid Shihab bin Harib bin Thuwaini al Said will preside at the City Centre in Al Mawaleh in the wilayat of A'Seeb tomorrow (Wednesday) over the opening ceremony of the awareness campaign on the Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), which is organized by Omani Woman Association in A'Seeb and lasts for two days.
HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus, which causes Aids - acquired immune deficiency syndrome.
Current trends update on acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)--United States.
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