What does it mean when hospitals, doctors, or medical documents are referring to AIDS?
AIDS stands for:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is an infection caused by human immunodeficiency virus.
Note that sometimes abbreviations and acronyms have several meanings. AIDS may mean something different in your context.
If you have any questions or concerns about anything regarding your health and treatment, you should talk to your doctor.
What does ALP stand for in medical terms?
Here is the next medical term on our list that you can check out.
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