What is AIDS? Mention any two ways in which it spreads from an infected person to healthy person.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 30th Sep, 2016, 02:12: PM

Expert Answer:

AIDS (Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is a syndrome caused by a virus called HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus).

Two ways in which it spreads from an infected person to healthy person are:

  1. Sexual contact that involves semen, vaginal fluids or blood.
  2. Direct blood contact, particularly through sharing injection drug needles

Answered by  | 30th Sep, 2016, 04:12: PM