Rabies

Rabies

Engelsk definition

Acute VIRAL CNS INFECTION affecting mammals, including humans. It is caused by RABIES VIRUS and usually spread by contamination with virus-laden saliva of bites inflicted by rabid animals. Important animal vectors include the dog, cat, bat, fox, raccoon, skunk, and wolf.

Svenska synonymer

Hundgalenskap Vattuskräck

Engelska synonymer

Hydrophobia Lyssa Lyssas