A 32-year-old male asked:
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is there a chance to get rabies if you've got bitten by a fully vaccinated dog?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Essentially no: Virtually no chance whatsoever.
Answered on Mar 8, 2018
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