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

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 55 years experience
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.
Last updated Dec 4, 2018
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