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What is the incubation period of rabies in children after an exposure?

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Dr. Nela Cordero answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

RABIES: Rabies is a serious viral encephalitis transmitted by saliva of infected bats and certain animals.The incubation period is 1 to 2 months to more than 1 year. Initial symptoms are nonspecific followed by encephalitis, ascending paralysis and hydrophobia.

Answered 12/4/2018



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