Rabies

What is Rabies?

It is a viral infection affecting the nervous system and spreads to humans by bite/scratch from an infected animal.

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hello sir a dog had bitten me on my leg in 2001 i washed the wound with water and applied dettol on it the wound got healed next day i did not get...

doctor1 MD

Hi,
Welcome to HCM.

There are cases where rabies has set in after 2 years of bite. This period basically depends on the site of bite, severity of...

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Hi doctor, I asked an query here regarding rabies and I took five course of rabies injection for a lick on my healed wound. With a small opening...

doctor1 MD

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Thank you for asking question on health care magic.
The incubation period of rabies is 2 months to 2 years.
As you have taken vaccine prior to...

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Hello doctor I was licked by a dog on a healed wound and I took rabies vaccines on day o 3 7 and 14 now I am am waiting for 28th dose.I bought all...

doctor1 MD

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Rabies anxiety

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I understand your concerns. At present you are completely surrounded by anxiety around rabies...

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