AIDS

(redirected from syndrome)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

AIDS

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Persons who are HIV-positive, or who have AIDS, are protected from discrimination by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other federal and state legislation. This extends to decisions to buy, rent, or sell. Further, in many states it is considered a violation of privacy to reveal that a former tenant or owner was HIV-positive or suffered from AIDS.

References in periodicals archive ?
Mutations in serine/threonine kinase 11 cause Peutz-Jehgers syndrome. Two of the following three criteria characterize the syndrome: two or more hamartomatous polyps in the GI tract; mucocutaneous hyperpigmentation of the mouth, lips, nose, eyes, genitalia, or fingers; and a family history of Peutz-Jeghers syndrome.
The classic presentation of Stickler syndrome is Pierre Robin sequence, including cleft palate; early onset osteoarthritis, often in early adulthood but sometimes in later; and myopia .In addition, sensorineural hearing loss is very common in Stickler syndrome.
A New York Times Magazine article, published online on July 29, highlighted the disparity in funding for Down syndrome. It quotes U.S.
But the nearly 7,000 women with metabolic syndrome also differed from the more than 20,000 others in another important way: They had markedly higher levels of biomarkers of systemic inflammation.
There is no cure for Sjogren's syndrome, and no treatment has yet been found to restore total glandular secretions.
Flint says that the CDSS is also gravely concerned about the possibility of a future without citizens with Down syndrome. "People with Down syndrome enhance the learning, lives and citizenship in our schools, workplaces and families," says Flint.
Adults have larger carbohydrate stores and require lower doses of propofol for sedation than do children, which might account for the rarity of this syndrome in adults.
Review of patients with basal cell nevus syndrome. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2006; 22: 259-65.
There is also a debate about whether there is such a thing as parental alienation syndrome (PAS), a term coined by controversial Columbia University psychologist Richard Gardner.
That definition says you must have at least three of the following five markers to be diagnosed with metabolic syndrome:
[USPRwire, Tue Aug 27 2019] Pelvic Congestion Syndrome Treatment: Market Insights Pelvic congestion syndrome is a condition that causes pain in the pelvic region.
[ClickPress, Tue Aug 27 2019] Pelvic Congestion Syndrome Treatment: Market Insights Pelvic congestion syndrome is a condition that causes pain in the pelvic region.

Full browser ?