RABIES

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MICROBIOLOGY

Rabies is a zoonosis generally transmitted to humans by the bite of a rabid animal and caused by rabies virus—a nonsegmented, negative sense, single-strand RNA virus in the family Rhabdoviridae. Each animal reservoir harbors distinct rabies virus variants.

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MICROBIOLOGY

Rabies is a zoonosis generally transmitted to humans by the bite of a rabid animal and caused by rabies virus—a nonsegmented, negative sense, single-strand RNA virus in the family Rhabdoviridae. Each animal reservoir harbors distinct rabies virus variants.

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