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a virus that attacks the body's immune system
HIV, human immunodeficiency virus
Drugs that re injected into the veins
IV, intravenous drugs
HIV infectuin cimbined with severe immune deficiency
AIDS, aquried immune defeiciency syndrime
a oeriod of months ot yeats during whivh the virius is present in the blood bur rhere are no symptims or signs of desease.
infected with HIV
A highly accurate test used to confirm the resulrs of a reactive ELISA
INfections and other diseases caused by organisms that do not usally produce illness in healthy people with unimpaired immune systems
AIDS opportunistics illnesses (AIDS-OIS)
A test that screens for the presence of HIV antibodies in the blood.