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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Rapidly progressive central nervous system manifestations including anxiety, dysphagia (difficulty in swallowing), and seizures.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
See below: The incubation period for rabies is less than 30 days in 25% of cases, less than 90 days in 75% of cases and more than 1 year in 5%. The furious form ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Not reported yet: There has never been a case of transmission to a human from rat.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Nyet: Per the CDC there have been no know cases of rats transmitting rabies to humans. REF: https://www.cdc.gov/rabies/exposure/animals/other.html#:~:text= ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
Treatment of rabies.: Is essentially unsuccessful. The idea is to prevent the infection by Immune Globulin and vaccine.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
2-3 years: Duration of immunity in humans after 2 injection rabies vaccination averages between 2-3 years. Some studies suggest protective levels of antibiodies ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
It kills people: The last time I looked it up, about 30,000 people die yearly from rabies. Every one of these deaths could be prevented by immunization after exposure. ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Respiratory: The most common cause of death with rabies is respiratory insufficiency.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Rabies transmission: Per the Centers for Disease Control: The most common mode of rabies virus transmission is through the bite and virus-containing saliva of an infected ... Read More
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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
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shontae Buffington
17 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: According to the natl network for immunization--"previously immunized people still must receive two additional doses of the vaccine if exposed to the ... Read More
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