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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Positivo para el VIH

HIV positive ( PAH-zih-tiv)
Infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the cause of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.