Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
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Definition of the noun acquired immune deficiency syndrome
What does acquired immune deficiency syndrome mean as a name of something?
- a serious (often fatal) disease of the immune system transmitted through blood products especially by sexual contact or contaminated needles
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonym of acquired immune deficiency syndrome: AIDS
- more generic terms: immunodeficiency = immunological disorder in which some part of the body's immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced; infectious disease = a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
Alternative definition of the noun acquired immune deficiency syndrome
- [disease] An infectious disease, caused by HIV, that causes the gradual degeneration of the body's immune system.
Specialised definition of the noun acquired immune deficiency syndrome
Glossary of healthcare
- abbreviation: AIDS
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Senate Bill (1983)
ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME RESEARCH AND WORKSHOP GRANTS 195. The Legislature hereby finds and declares the following: (a) Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome is a serious disease threatening the lives of ...
by Jeffrey T Huber, Mary L Gillaspy
See also COMMUNITY ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME, GAY- RELATED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY, and ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICENCY SYNDROME acquired immune deficiency syndrome: See ACQUIRED IMMUNO- ...
Specialised service indicators—acquired immune deficiency syndrome unit Identifying and definitional attributes Metadata item type: Data Element Technical name: Establishment—specialised service indicator (acquired immune deficiency ...
The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance
AIDR= adaptive iterative dose reduction AIDR= artificial intervertebral disc replacement AIDS = acquired immune deficiency syndrome AIDS = autoimmune deficiency syndrome AIDS-KS = acquired immune deficiency syndrome with Kaposi's ...
Dictionary of Counseling (1994)
by Donald A. Biggs, Gerald Porter
ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME References Anastasia, A. ( 1982). Psychological testing (5th ed.). New York: Macmillan. Karmel, L. J. (1979). Measurement and evaluation in the schools. New York: Macmillan. ACQUIRED ...
Sexually Transmitted Disease: An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues [2 volumes] (2013)
An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues by Jill Ann Grimes MD, Lori Apffel Smith MD, Kristyn Fagerberg MD
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. See AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) Acyclovir (Zovirax) AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) Amoxicillin. See Penicillin Anal Intercourse Antibiotic Resistance Antibiotics for ...
by Jean Kaplan Teichroew
AIDS (ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME) An Overview of Facts AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). AIDS is a global disease ...
by Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic
Services, County of San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA Without Abstract Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is a medical diagnosis by a physician of a set of symptoms or conditions based on specific criteria ...
by Wilhelm Kirch
/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome ( AIDS) H. 700 Pan American Health Organization (1998) Natural Disaster Mitigation in Drinking Water and Sewerage Systems. PAHO, Washington, D.C. Pan ...
by David A. Bedworth, Albert E. Bedworth
ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME (AIDS) 1. The end-stage manifestations of infection q.v. with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) which destroys important components of the human immune system q.v. Persons with the ...
by Dr. Peter J. D'Adamo, Catherine Whitney
AIDS–See Viral disease, acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) ALCOHOLISM–A dependence on ethanol (ethyl alcohol), leading to physical and mental deterioration and eventual death. Symptoms Alcohol dependence is associated ...
by Thomas O'Toole, Janice E. Baker
France Agence guinéenne de presse/Guinean Press Agency acquired immune deficiency syndrome acquired immune deficiency syndrome—human immunodeficiency virus Aluminum of Canada, Ltd. Alliance nationale patriotique/ National ...
by Neil J. Salkind
Abecedarian Research Project Abortion Abstract Reasoning Accommodation Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) Activity Theory Acupuncture Adaptation Addiction Adler, Alfred Adolescence ...
2-volume set by Mary Hawkesworth, Maurice Kogan
identified ascausing the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) has become a major cause for concern. The morbidity and mortalityin AIDS threateneconomic development ...
An Encyclopedia by James Ciment
Since the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) pandemic began in the early 1980s, the world has achieved great successes in education, prevention, and treatment, yet it remains threatened by growing complacency toward the most ...
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