Hiv may cause a brief illness and rash during the very early phase of infection, and it may mimic many common virus infections like the common cold, influenza, or even mononucleosis more often, early infection causes no symptoms, and the person infected is not aware as hiv infects more and more. Common initial hiv symptoms and long-term aids complications: descriptions and definitions meningitis is a serious disease that can cause severe complications and. The symptoms of hiv infection, which causes aids, are the result of hiv attacking the cells of the body's immune system early in the disease, many people with hiv infection have no symptoms some people may experience flu-like symptoms that occur about four to eight weeks after infection. Many may not know the difference between hiv and aids hiv attacks immune cells and is transmitted through bodily fluids aids is a condition that can arise from an advanced stage of infection. Top 12 symptoms of hiv/aids aids or acquired immune deficiency syndrome is a serious infectious disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) which.
Signs and symptoms of hiv in babies (due to hiv infection of the brain that causes swelling and then damage to the brain's tissues over time). Aids stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome it is the most advanced stage of infection with hiv hiv most often spreads through unprotected sex with an infected person. And the signs and symptoms of hiv infection are learn more about hiv and aids diagnosis & tests these cells are also the main target of the virus that causes. Well well sections home search skip to content skip to navigation the new york times even if smokers don't light up in the presence of children, residue on objects can cause harm by jane.
Hiv/aids disproportionately impacts african-american women in illinois and the united states nationally, hiv infection is the leading cause of death for african-american women between the ages of 25 and 34. Symptoms that accompany a far advanced hiv infection include fatigue, night sweats, weight loss for no apparent reason, fever, persistent diarrhoea and shortness of breath you are diagnosed with aids when the hiv virus has weakened your resistance to such an extent that you get ill from an infection that would normally be eliminated by a. The symptoms of hiv vary, depending on the individual and what stage of the disease you are in: the early stage, the clinical latency stage, or aids (the late stage of hiv infection) below are the symptoms that some individuals may experience in these three stages.
Aids is a collection of symptoms known as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome it is caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) bibliographic details: yu c, sun y h, sun l, wang b, cao h y meta-analysis of effect on hiv/aids intervention in floating population chinese. In this article, i will share enough information on hiv/aids along with the causes, symptoms and three different types of hiv test hiv means human immuno virus the name of this disease is the reason for the virus that affects your body's immune system severely. Hiv symptoms, hiv testing, causes, risks and complications of untreated hiv information and are known as hiv seroconversion or an acute hiv infection some of. Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (hiv/aids) is a spectrum of conditions caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv)    following initial infection, a person may not notice any symptoms or may experience a brief period of influenza-like illness [5. It causes reddish purple, coin-size spots and lesion on the skin prevention: the infectious secretions of an aids patient are semen, cervical secretions, blood and blood products.
The symptoms of aids in women include: thrush — a thick, whitish coating of your tongue or mouth that's caused by a yeast infection and sometimes accompanied by a sore throat severe or frequent vaginal yeast infections. You should know the signs and symptoms of cancer many things other than cancer can cause the signs and symptoms reviewed here, but it's important to consult a health care professional if you have any that last a long time or get worse over time. Hiv/aids is one of the dreaded diseases in today's world it is classified as a range of conditions that affect the human immune system the immune system of your body protects it from a range of infections and illnesses once hiv invades the system, your body simply cannot protect it from. Aids is the most serious stage of hiv, and it leads to death over time without treatment, it usually takes about 10 years for someone with hiv to develop aids treatment slows down the damage the virus causes and can help people stay healthy for several decades.
Signs and symptoms of hiv/aids unexplained chronic diarrhea in hiv infection is due to many possible causes, including common bacterial (salmonella,. Early signs of hiv infection the inflammatory response generated by the besieged immune system can also cause tiredness, general listlessness and a lack of. What are hiv & aids hiv, or human immunodeficiency virus, is a type of virus that infects human immune cells over time, immune cells are lost, which weaken. Symptoms & causes find out more about the signs and symptoms of hiv infection, the causes of hiv, and how hiv causes aids understanding the symptoms of hiv/aids learn about early and late.
What causes feline aids in cats feline aids are caused by a slow-moving virus it is transmitted through blood and saliva, meaning a bite is the main way to transmit the virus. A look at signs and symptoms that may indicate the presence of hiv -- the virus that causes aids. Human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) causes your body's immune system to attack itself it is a type of infection that may remain latent and inactive within an individual for many, many years without producing any symptoms. Causes of aids/hiv it is believed that some populations of monkeys and chimpanzees in africa were infected with a virus that was similar to hiv these simians were hunted by people for food and during the killing and cooking these infected monkeys, the virus infected humans and turned into hiv.
Opportunistic infections can cause signs and symptoms of aids such as shortness of breath, weight loss, and diarrhea hiv symptoms turning to aids symptoms the term aids (autoimmune deficiency syndrome) applies to the most advanced stages of hiv (human immunodeficiency virus) infection.