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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Internet resource: "since 1985, india has reported an estimated 25 000–30 000 human deaths from rabies annually (the lower estimate is based on projected statistics from ... Read More

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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcus Degraw
22 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Yes, there is.
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Rabies vaccine is given to people who have been exposed to rabies, usually after being bitten by a rabies-infected animal. Any mammal can get rabies, ... Read More
Dr. Karl Haake
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Rabies in humans is rare, but there is a vaccine. It is not given to everyone. Rather, it is given to those at high risk or those who have been expo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. MANNAN RAZZAK
23 years experience Pediatrics
Rabies vaccine: Only hospitals carry the vaccines. Docs offices rarely carry them as they are to expensive and may just sit around in their vaccine fridge. Go to the ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
Nothing really: The Immune Globulin given soon post exposure can cause a fair amount of local pain but the vaccine is well tolerated and you do not need to avoid anyt ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Rabies prophylaxis: จริงๆ Modern rabies vaccines and rabies immunoglobulin are highly effective at preventing rabies. If you were exposed, getting good wound care, rabie ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not a problem: The vaccine does not give you a disease you can pass through sex or kissing.It helps your body develop an immune barrier so you don't get rabies for a ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Rabies in the U.S. Is carried by raccoons, skunks, foxes, coyotes, and bats. These wild animals can transmit rabies to cats, dogs, livestock, and huma ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
36 years experience Pediatrics
Very unlikely: you would have had to be presenting symptoms of rabies since the virus likes to multiply in the brain...
A member asked:
Dr. Leonard Goodstein
Specializes in Clinical Psychology
Probably not: A rabies infection usually involves the breaking of the skin by a scratch or a bite. Take the kitten to a vet for check and be guided by his/her advis ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Vaccine: Rabies vaccine protects you from rabies following an exposure. It does not cause an infection in your body and you would not be contagious.
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