AIDS-defining illnessmedical dictionary

<immunology> One of a list of serious illnesses that occurs in HIV-positive individuals and is reason for an AIDS diagnosis according to the CDC's definition of AIDS.

Among these conditions are PCP, MAC, AIDS dementia complex, AIDS wasting syndrome, invasive cervical cancer, Kaposi's sarcoma and CMV retinitis.

(09 Oct 1997)

aidoio-, AIDS, AIDS, AIDS-associated nephropathy < Prev | Next > AIDS dementia, AIDS dementia complex

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