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A 18-year-old male asked:

A dog licked my penis (circumcised) .the dog is not vaccinated for rabies .can i get rabies if the saliva get inside penis through urinary track?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Chris Sadeh
Emergency Medicine 21 years experience
NO: Rabies is not transmitted through the lick of a dog. You are safe.
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Last updated Feb 5, 2021

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