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Dog bite on leg 8 years ago, washed with soap, no vaccine. Chances of rabies?

I was beaten by a dog lightly on my leg, then i was washed by soap clearly, but i dosenot taken any vaccine , this is happen before 8 years ago, is there any chance of rabies in me
Asked On : Sat, 11 Feb 2012
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Hi,Thanks for query,
There is nothing going to happen as you got dog bite 8 yrs back.
But dog bite after many years can cause rabies so to be on safe side you may take 3 injections of ARV and become tension free.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Sat, 11 Feb 2012
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