Human immunodeficiency virus
Human immunodeficiency virus, abbreviated HIV, is generally held to be the causative agent in acquired immune deficiency syndrome, commonly abbreviated AIDS.
It is associated with a very wide range of pathology including neoplasias and infections.
- Kaposi sarcoma.
- Hodgkin lymphoma.
- Primary effusion lymphoma - considered to be a special subtype of DLBCL.
- Leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma in association with EBV.
- Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia (PCP).
- Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC).
There is a long list of AIDS-defining illnesses.
Selected infectious AIDS-defining illnesses
Selected neoplastic AIDS-defining illnesses
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