GLOSSARY OF MEDICAL TERMS



The Glossary of HIV-Related Terms was compiled to define words that are commonly used to describe the HIV virus, its pathogenesis, its associated treatments, and the medical management of related conditions.

The glossary contains many up-to-date terms associated with this disease. Not every technical term has been included because of the enormity of such an undertaking. This glossary will help readers define the most common technical terms associated with HIV.