immunodeficiency

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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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HIV can potentially develop into the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (Aids).
(1) The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has allowed a pill form to be prescribed for wasting related to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and for patients with terminal cancer.
The eye changes of syphilis can involve any structure of the eye with uveitis being the initial manifestation in patients who have acquired immunodeficiency syndrome [6].
Patients with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and a CD4 count < 100 cells/[micro]L who are T.
Foscavir is indicated to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) or Cytomegalovirus viremia and cytomegalovirus disease in hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) patients.
Pulmonary manifestations of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
A vaccine to prevent AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is not very far from turning into a reality.
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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).
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.
AIDS sourcebook; basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)..., 5th ed.
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.
Such inclusions were subsequently described in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome with Mycobacterium avium complex infection.
Cohen's team at the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montreal, could potentially lead to the development of new strategies to combat the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV-1), the causal agent of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).In their article published in the journal PLoS Pathogens, Dr.
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