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This undated electron microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows human immunodeficiency virus particles (virions).
The cause is unknown, but is unrelated to alcohol, steroid use, hepatitis, or any kind of immunodeficiency disease.
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First Known Use of immunodeficiency
IMMUNODEFICIENCY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of immunodeficiency for English Language Learners
medical : a condition in which your body cannot produce enough of the substances or cells that it would normally produce to fight infection
Medical Definition of immunodeficiency
: inability to produce a normal complement of antibodies or immunologically sensitized T cells especially in response to specific antigens—see aids
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