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  1. HIV - Wikipedia

    The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a lentivirus (a subgroup of retrovirus) that causes HIV infection and over time acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). AIDS is a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections and...


  2. HIV AIDS: Facts on Symptoms, Signs, Treatment, Prevention & Picture

    • HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is a virus that most likely mutated decades ago from a virus that infected chimpanzees to one that infects humans.


  3. HIV - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a type of virus called a retrovirus, which infects the human immune system (the system in the body which is in charge of fighting off illness). HIV may cause AIDS (a collection of diseases and symptoms) by eventually killing the white blood cells...


  4. HIV/AIDS - Wikipedia

    Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is a spectrum of conditions caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Following initial infection...



    • The best marker of successful treatment is reducing the amount of HIV in the blood and elsewhere in the body to very low levels. This is called viral suppression.


  6. HIV and AIDS: Causes, symptoms, and treatments

    Overview. Causes of HIV and AIDS. Symptoms. Diagnosis. Treatment. Prevention. AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is a syndrome caused by a virus called HIV...


  7. hiv - Wikipedia

    .hiv is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) proposed by the Berlin-based nonprofit dotHIV and owned by Uniregistry as of September 2014. It is the first open charitable gTLD and its ICANN designation states that the domain's operator is precluded from making a profit.


  8. HIV | definition of HIV by Medical dictionary

    • HIV-positive having a positive reaction on a test for the human immunodeficiency virus; used to indicate that an individual has been infected with the human immunodeficiency virus but does not...


  9. Diagnosis of HIV/AIDS - Wikipedia

    HIV tests are used to detect the presence of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the virus that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), in serum, saliva, or urine. Such tests may detect antibodies, antigens, or RNA. AIDS is diagnosed separately from HIV.


  10. HIV and AIDS

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    • What HIV Does to the Body
    • How HIV Spreads