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A 20-year-old male asked:

This is about rabies. i've been vaccinated last year of rabies and rig but now i've been bitten by my own dog. does my vaccination still effect?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes: You are considered protected for a period of 2 years after completion of the primary rabies series. Those who work in a risky setting are advised to get boosters after 2 yrs or have tests done to verify antibody protection.

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Last updated Mar 31, 2018

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