human immunodeficiency virus

Pronunciation: (HYOO-mun IH-myoo-noh-dih-FIH-shun-see VY-rus)

The cause of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Also called HIV.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Date last modified: 2007-03-08HIV Infection and Cancer RiskInfección por VIH y el riesgo de cáncer