acquired epileptic aphasia
acquired epileptic aphasia n.
See Landau-Kleffner syndrome.
- Acquired fanconi’s syndrome
acquired fanconi’s syndrome acquired Fanconi’s syndrome n. A complex of defects in the functioning of renal tubules associated with multiple myeloma or trauma.
- Acquired hyperlipoproteinemia
acquired hyperlipoproteinemia acquired hyperlipoproteinemia n. Hyperlipoproteinemia that develops as a consequence of some primary disease, such as thyroid deficiency. Also called nonfamilial hyperlipoproteinemia.
- Acquired immune deficiency syndrome
. noun the full name for AIDS acquired immune deficiency syndrome n. AIDS. acquired immune deficiency syndrome See AIDS.
- Acquired immunity
immunity arising from exposure to antigens. Historical Examples Unprotected by hereditary or acquired immunity, he contracted tuberculosis and faded away before our eyes. Hunting with the Bow and Arrow Saxton Pope He demonstrated that “there is but one permanent element in natural or acquired immunity, and that is phagocytosis.” Life of Elie Metchnikoff, 1845-1916 Olga […]