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Bible DictionaryAids Glossary
highly active antiretroviral therapy, a term for aggressive anti-HIV treatment.
Bible DictionaryGlossary of HIV(AIDS)-Related Terms
The name given to treatment regimens recommended by leading HIV experts to aggressively suppress viral replication<!-- (see) --> and progress of HIV disease. The usual HAART regimen combines three or more different drugs such as two nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs, see) and a protease inhibitor<!-- (see) -->, two NRTIs and a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI, see) or other combinations. These treatment regimens have been shown to reduce the amount of virus so that it becomes undetectable in a patient's blood. For information about the U.S. Public Health Service recommendations for the treatment of HIV infections in adults, adolescents, children, and pregnant women, call the HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service at 1-800-448-0440. Internet address: http://www.hivatis.org/ .
Bible DictionaryNCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Highly active antiretroviral therapy. Treatment for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection that uses a combination of several antiretroviral drugs. The drugs inhibit the ability of the virus to multiply in the body, and they slow down the development of AIDS.
 
HAART. Treatment for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection that uses a combination of several antiretroviral drugs. The drugs inhibit the ability of the virus to multiply in the body, and they slow down the development of AIDS.
A Service of the National Cancer Institute.
See also: C , G-CSF , O E , M1 , F

 

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