A 36-year-old male asked:
What is the definition or description of: human immunodeficiency virus?
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Dr. Thomas Klein answered
40 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
It is the AIDS virus: Human immunodeficiency virus or HIV is the blood borne virus that causes aids or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. It is transferred via blood or bodily secretions through mucus membranes usually via sexual encounters.
Answered on Feb 4, 2016
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