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HUMAN RABIES [1 record]

Record 1 1987-05-07


Subject field(s)
  • Human Diseases

The epidemiology of human rabies closely parallels that of animal rabies; where dog rabies is inadequately controlled, most human cases result from rabid dog bites.


  • Maladies humaines

L'incubation est silencieuse et dure en moyenne de trois semaines à deux mois. Les signes cliniques peuvent apparaître alors que la plaie de morsure est guérie, rendant le diagnostic parfois difficile.


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