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I work at a wildlife rehabilitation center. I am more likely to contract rabies. What should I do?
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Dr. Dann Byck
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Be careful
Do not put yourself in a situation where you might get bitten.
Does the refuge test animals for the virus? Maybe random checks would be beneficial.

In brief: Be careful
Do not put yourself in a situation where you might get bitten.
Does the refuge test animals for the virus? Maybe random checks would be beneficial.
Dr. Dann Byck
Dr. Dann Byck
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Consider taking rabies shot (preexposure).

In brief: Yes
Consider taking rabies shot (preexposure).
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
In brief: Ask for the vaccine
Veterinarians and other people who work with wild animals can ask for rabies vaccinations to get immunity against rabies virus.

In brief: Ask for the vaccine
Veterinarians and other people who work with wild animals can ask for rabies vaccinations to get immunity against rabies virus.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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