Rat Bite Does Not Cause Rabies
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Posted: Monday, September 19, 2011
by Dr K K Aggarwal
Heart Care Foundation of India
28th October is world rabies day: Rabies is transmitted through the bites, scratches, abrasions, or contact with animal saliva via mucous membranes or a break in the skin, said Padmashri and Dr B C Roy National Awardee Dr K K Aggarwal President heart Care Foundation of India and MTNL Perfect Health Mela.
Padmashri & Dr. B.C. Roy National Awardee, Dr. KK Aggarwal is a Senior Consultant, Physician, Cardiologist at Delhi based Moolchand Medcity; President Heart Care Foundation of India; Chairman Ethical Committee Delhi Medical Council and has served as the Research and Academic Wing Heads of National Indian Medical Association.
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Still don't want anything to do with rats...lol
» left by pawandeep singh from delhi 1 year 93 days ago.
i beg to differ, in thailand 1% of all rabies cases are reported to be from rat bites. rabies has been transmitted from rat bites in poland and israel.