Medical Definition of Lymphadenopathy-associated virus
Lymphadenopathy-associated virus: Another name for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that causes AIDS.
Lymphadenopathy may be secondary to any substance that is foreign to the body i.e., in addition to viruses - bacteria, tumors.
Medically reviewed by Martin Zipser, MD; Board Certified: Surgery
Last Editorial Review: 5/12/2014
Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Need help identifying pills and medications?