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Kaposi’s Sarcoma And HIV/AIDS

 

 Kaposi’s sarcoma is a cancer caused due to HHV-8 which is also known as KS agent. It was one of the first opportunistic infection recognized occurring with HIV infection. This cancer develops from the...

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Complications Of HIV/AIDS

 

 Patients suffering from HIV/AIDS usually have a very weak immune system which makes them vulnerable to many other diseases, infections and cancers which are commonly referred to as COMPLICATIONS OF HIV/AIDS. The complications associated...

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Timeline And History Of HIV/AIDS

 

 Circa 1900: Discovery of AIDS In 1900-1924, somewhere near Kinshasa in West Africa, a chimpanzee was killed by a hunter. Somehow that chimpanzee’s blood entered in to the hunter’s body containing a virus which...

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What Is The Actual Definition Of HIV/AIDS?

 

 AIDS is defined as a chronic life threatening immunological disorder caused by the HIV or Human Immunodeficiency Virus. HIV virus destroys your immune system which makes you vulnerable to other infections and diseases. The...