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    Infectious Disease Control Unit
    Mail Code: 1960
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street, Suite T801
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: 512 776 7676
    Fax: (512) 776-7616


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Rabies Information

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image Rabies
(Lyssa)
ICD-9 071; ICD-10 A82
Related Topics: Oral Rabies Vaccine Programs

Poster Contest
   Contest Information for the Rabies Awareness & Prevention Poster contest for K-8

Facts
   History and facts about rabies.

Control
   Rabies control in Texas, pamphlets and programs

Exposure
   Exposure and treatment of rabies in Texas.

Bats
   Rabies in bats.

Skunks
   Rabies in skunks.

Pamphlet
   Rabies pamphlet in Spanish and English.

Prevention
   Rabies prevention in Texas, pamphlets, programs, clinics and websites. Rabies Prevention in Texas includes sections on:  rabies biologicals; management of biting animals; collection and submission of animal specimens for rabies testing at the DSHS laboratory in Austin; list of and contact information for DSHS-designated laboratories; management of domestic animals exposed to rabid animals; rabies postexposure prophylaxis for humans with a guide for determining if it is necessary, plus a list of and contact information for laboratories that provide RFFIT (rabies titer) testing; preexposure vaccination for humans; adverse reactions, precautions, and contraindications pertaining to rabies vaccine; distribution points for human rabies biologicals; and contact information for the Zoonosis Control Branch and Infectious Disease Control Unit.

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   Other Useful Rabies Information.

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Last updated February 08, 2012
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