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The threat of rabies.

Abstract:

Rabies encephalitis in man cannot be cured and so must be prevented. Rabies can be kept out of Britain by enforcing quarantine regulations and preventing the smuggling of pet animals. If rabies were reintroduced there would be a severe risk of the virus becoming established in wild foxes. The traditional methods of dealing with fox rabies should be critically reexamined. They have proved largely unsuccessful in Europe, they are indiscriminate and fail to take into account what is known about ...

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Warrell, DA More by this author
Journal:
Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of London
Volume:
11
Issue:
2
Pages:
171-180
Publication date:
1977-01-05
ISSN:
0035-8819
URN:
uuid:4f09e191-1804-4531-b266-23e281ff877b
Source identifiers:
61088
Local pid:
pubs:61088

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