Human immunodeficiency virus, a retrovirus that causes AIDS,
Human immunodeficiency virus, a retrovirus that causes AIDS
infection by the human immunodeficiency virus
An STD that weakens the immune system, making it harder to fight off infections. HIV is transmitted through unprotected vaginal, anal or oral sex when the blood, semen or vaginal secretions of an infected partner enter your body. ...
is the virus thought to cause AIDS. HIV+ (HIV POSITIVE) means that your blood shows signs of HIV as detected by a lab test. See AIDS and HIV Testing.
(human immunodeficiency virus): a virus that attacks white blood cells in the blood, reducing the bodys ability to fight off illness. HIV causes AIDS and can be transmitted through unprotected sex, by drug users who use similar equipment and from an infected mother to her unborn child.
(Human Immunodeficiency Virus) The agent responsible for causing AIDS. Patients with HIV infection will ordinarily develop abnormal immune systems and are predisposed to infection with organisms such as Pneumocystis carinii and Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
human immunodeficiency virus, regarded as responsible for the development of AIDS.
The infectious agent that causes AIDS. HIV is a retrovirus.
The Human Immunodeficiency Virus is a virus that kills your body’s "CD4 cells." CD4 cells (also called T-helper cells) help your body fight off infection and disease. ...
the virus that causes AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome). HIV infection can produce no symptoms for many years. When certain symptoms develop, as person has AIDS. HIV infection is life-long, there is no cure.
A type of lentivirus which is the cause of AIDS. The virus attacks the body's T-cells, so impairing the immune system. ...
HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. It is the virus that causes AIDS. It is passed from one person to the other through infected blood and body fluids.
A virus that steadily weakens the body's defense (immune) system until it can no longer fight off infections such as pneumonia, diarrhea, tumors and other illnesses. All of which can be part of AIDS (Acquired ImmunoDeficiency Syndrome). ...
The virus that causes AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome). Can be passed from the mother to the unborn child. Antiviral drugs are used to help prevent infant infection.
While the highest risk of HIV transmission is associated with anal intercourse, vaginal intercourse is becoming a common means of spreading HIV. ...
He Intends Victory (acronym of HIV and a phrase popular among born-again Christians)
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Short for “Human Immunodeficiency Virus.” HIV attacks a person’s immune system, making it more difficult for their body to fight off infection. A person infected with HIV is said to be “HIV-positive,” or “Positive”; a person who does not have the virus is “HIV-negative,” or “Negative”. ...
In its active state is called AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome).
the human immuno-deficiency virus. A viral infection contracted through the exchange of bodily fluids most commonly during sexual intercourse, as well as anal and oral sex. It may be transferred to an unborn baby in utero
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skin disorder. "Ma gets this skin rash that’s called hivs."Infection: opposite of defection. "During the Civil War, lots of midwestern Yanks infected into the Confluent Army."
The virus that causes AIDS. Not all people infected with HIV have AIDS, but all people with AIDS are infected with HIV.
Any of a group of viruses that infect and destroy cells of the immune system causing the marked reduction in their numbers that leads to a diagnosis of AIDS.
Taking Viagra has nothing to do with HIV!!!
a bloodborne disease. Can be transmitted by needles and/or piercing guns if not sterilized.