Aids --> [[acquired Immunodeficiency syndrome]]

(Science: immunology, syndrome) An epidemic disease caused by an infection by [[human Immunodeficiency virus]] (hiv-1, HIV-2), a retrovirus that causes immune system failure and debilitation and is often accompanied by infections such as tuberculosis. Aids is spread through direct contact with bodily fluids.

Acronym: aids a serious (often fatal) disease of the immune system transmitted through blood products especially by sexual contact or contaminated needles.See [[acquired Immune deficiency Syndrome]].

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