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Acquired immune deficiency syndrome and chemical dependency

Peter L Petrakis

Acquired immune deficiency syndrome and chemical dependency

report of symposium

by Peter L Petrakis

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Rockville, Md, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Congresses,
  • Alcoholism -- Congresses,
  • Drug abuse -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementsponsored by the American Medical Society on Alcoholism amd [sic] Other Drug Dependencies, Inc. and the National Council on Alcoholism, Joint AMSAODD/NCA National Meeting, San Francisco, California, April 1986
    SeriesDHHS publication -- no. (ADM) 87-1513
    ContributionsNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (U.S.), American Medical Society on Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies, National Council on Alcoholism
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 78 p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13610380M

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A disease of the immune system due to infection with HIV. HIV destroys the CD4 T lymphocytes (CD4 cells) of the immune system, leaving the body vulnerable to life-threatening infections and cancers.

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HIV usually spreads from person to person through contact with infected sexual secretions or blood.; People with AIDS have weakened immune systems that make them vulnerable to medical conditions and infections.; For people infected with HIV, the risk of.

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