A 21-year-old male asked:
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i got a rabies vaccination 6 months ago, (chick embryo)but today i got scratched by my landlord's dog do need to get vaccinated now?.

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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on: If you have received antirabies Immune Globulin along with 5 doses of vaccinations. you do not need. Full vaccination produces protective antibody lasting close to 2 years.
Answered on Mar 13, 2016

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