opportunistic infection (OI) – an infection that occurs after your immune system has been damaged by HIV.
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hepatotoxicity – the medical term for liver-related side effects
malaria – a parasite infection of red blood cells.
antibody – a protein that is part of your immune system that is produced to fight an infection. Each antibody recognises a specific antigen.
enzyme – a protein produced in the body that triggers or speeds up other chemical reactions.