Commonly associated with bites of an infected animal (dogs, skunks, monkeys, foxes, raccoons, and bats), rabies is a brain-attacking disease that will make your brain swelling. Convulsion, respiratory depression, and death are the most common risks your doctor will tell you about this disease. Without prompt action, death is certain.
- Pain and itchiness at the bite site
- Muscle spasms
- Loss of muscle function
- Tingling and numbness
Prevention Tips from Unanderra Family Doctors
As your Unanderra Doctor will tell you, vaccination is the best prevention for rabies. Your Unanderra Doctor would also recommend to avoiding wild animals, especially on streets.
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