Medical Definition of AIDS dementia complex

Reviewed on 3/29/2021

AIDS dementia complex: A brain disorder in people with severe AIDS, causing loss of thinking capacity and affecting the ability to function. AIDS dementia complex is considered an AIDS-defining illness'that is, one of the serious illnesses that occurs in HIV-positive individuals warranting an AIDS diagnosis, according to the definition of AIDS by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

CONTINUE SCROLLING OR CLICK HERE

SLIDESHOW

A Timeline of the HIV/AIDS Pandemic See Slideshow

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors