El VIH o virus de inmunodeficiencia humana es una infección viral que destruye gradualmente el sistema inmunológico. El uso de métodos efectivos para tener relaciones sexuales seguras reduce significativamente el riesgo de la transmisión de la enfermedad.
Last reviewed 5/30/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.
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