A blood-borne illness which affects and kills a group of white blood cells called CD4. Without these cells, patients are prone to opportunistic infections and cancer. When certain infections occurs or levels of CD4 cells are very low, the person is said to have AIDS. HIV can be effectively treated with medication long-term, but at this time cannot be cured.
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