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Immunodeficiency (or immune deficiency) is a state in which the immune system's ability to fight infectious disease is compromised or entirely absent.

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Preventing pneumonia in children helps prevent pneumonia in older adults

Preventing pneumonia in children helps prevent pneumonia in older adults

New strategies to help developing countries address neglected diseases

New strategies to help developing countries address neglected diseases

No shred of evidence that HIV-positive men who lose fat in their legs reciprocally gain fat in their bellies

No shred of evidence that HIV-positive men who lose fat in their legs reciprocally gain fat in their bellies

Evaluation of the efficacy of buprenorphine hydrochloride and clonidine hydrochloride, in detoxification of opioid-dependent teenagers

Evaluation of the efficacy of buprenorphine hydrochloride and clonidine hydrochloride, in detoxification of opioid-dependent teenagers

Body's own defenses may cause HIV-related dementia

Body's own defenses may cause HIV-related dementia

Clinical trials of daily oral antiretroviral dosing as pre-exposure prophylaxis

Clinical trials of daily oral antiretroviral dosing as pre-exposure prophylaxis

No specific antiretroviral drug-related "Crix belly" syndrome

No specific antiretroviral drug-related "Crix belly" syndrome

New study into the health-related quality of life for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) patients

New study into the health-related quality of life for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) patients

Screening test for cells that activate immune system

Screening test for cells that activate immune system

Unexpected link between the viruses that cause feline and human AIDS

Unexpected link between the viruses that cause feline and human AIDS

Researchers develop screening test for cells that activate immune system

Researchers develop screening test for cells that activate immune system

Potential new way to fight HIV

Potential new way to fight HIV

Dental problems caused by radiation, chemotherapy should be treated before a child undergoes immunosuppression as part of bone marrow transplantation therapy

Dental problems caused by radiation, chemotherapy should be treated before a child undergoes immunosuppression as part of bone marrow transplantation therapy

Gene therapy advance shows potential for developing improved treatment for hemophilia

Gene therapy advance shows potential for developing improved treatment for hemophilia

Infusion nurses examine need for standards of practice in immunoglobulin therapy

Infusion nurses examine need for standards of practice in immunoglobulin therapy

Australian scientists rejuvenate the immune systems of mice and humans using a common hormone

Australian scientists rejuvenate the immune systems of mice and humans using a common hormone

Majority of Americans believe that vaccines are the best hope for controlling the global AIDS epidemic

Majority of Americans believe that vaccines are the best hope for controlling the global AIDS epidemic

Discovery may lead to new diagnostic tests for immunoglobulin A (IgA) deficiency and common variable immunodeficiency (CVID)

Discovery may lead to new diagnostic tests for immunoglobulin A (IgA) deficiency and common variable immunodeficiency (CVID)

New findings could help scientists design more effective treatments to slow or halt the progression of HIV infection

New findings could help scientists design more effective treatments to slow or halt the progression of HIV infection

Molecular link between a viral infection and development of a common and fatal form of liver cancer

Molecular link between a viral infection and development of a common and fatal form of liver cancer