acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

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A Human immunodeficiency virus infectious disease that results_in reduction in the numbers of CD4-bearing helper T cells below 200 per ��L of blood or 14% of all lymphocytes thereby rendering the subject highly vulnerable to life-threatening infections and cancers, has_material_basis_in Human immunodeficiency virus 1 or has_material_basis_in Human immunodeficiency virus 2, which are transmitted_by sexual contact, transmitted_by transfer of blood, semen, vaginal fluid, pre-ejaculate, or breast milk, transmitted_by congenital method, and transmitted_by contaminated needles. Opportunistic infections are common in people with AIDS. [ url:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AIDS url:http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=aids ]

Synonyms: acquired Immune deficiency, AIDS

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  • ICD10CM:B20
  • EFO:0000765
  • NCI:C2851
  • MESH:D000163
  • NCI2004_11_17:C2851
  • UMLS_CUI:C0001175
  • SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:62479008

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acquired immune deficiency syndrome