HIV

Scope Notes: Human immunodeficiency virus, a virus that gradually destroys the immune system, resulting in infections that are hard for the body to fight. Term added April 1988.
ICF I:
  • b4 FUNCTIONS OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR, HAEMATOLOGICAL, IMMUNOLOGICAL AND RESPIRATORY SYSTEMS
  • s4 STRUCTURES OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR, IMMUNOLOGICAL AND RESPIRATORY SYSTEMS
ICF III:
  • b435 Immunological system functions
  • s420 Structure of immune system
ICF IV:
  • b4350 Immune response
  • s4200 Lymphatic vessels
  • s4201 Lymphatic nodes
  • s4202 Thymus
  • s4203 Spleen
  • s4204 Bone marrow
Changes:
7/28/05 revised
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