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immune deficiency Syllabification: im·mune de·fi·cien·cy

Definition of immune deficiency in English:


Another term for immunodeficiency.
Example sentences
  • Of note, the viral load appears to be lower in women than in men early in HIV infection, but as immune deficiency advances, gender differences generally disappear.
  • These include immune deficiency diseases such as HIV / AIDS and chronic illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, emphysema or diabetes.
  • Causes of immune deficiency include autoimmune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, and human immunodeficiency virus infection.
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