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Rabies Photos

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Photos of the Disease

From the Public Health Image Library

This transmission electron micrograph (TEM) revealed the presence of numerous dark, bullet-shaped rabies virions within an infected tissue sample.

Photo ID# 8341
This transmission electron micrograph (TEM) revealed the presence of numerous dark, bullet-shaped rabies virions within an infected tissue sample.

Histopathology of rabies, brain.

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Histopathology of rabies, brain.

This micrograph depicts the histopathologic changes associated with rabies encephalitis prepared using an H&E stain.

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This micrograph depicts the histopathologic changes associated with rabies encephalitis prepared using an H&E stain.

 

This immunofluorescent micrograph reveals a positive result for the presence of rabies virus antigens in this specimen.

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This immunofluorescent micrograph reveals a positive result for the presence of rabies virus antigens in this specimen.

This transmission electron micrograph (TEM) revealed the presence of numerous dark, bullet-shaped rabies virions within an infected tissue sample.

Photo ID# 3981
This photomicrograph demonstrates cellular changes associated with rabies encephalitis using an H&E staining technique.

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Images of Those Affected by the Disease

From the Public Health Image Library

A hospitalized human rabies victim in restraints.

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A hospitalized human rabies victim in restraints.

This was a hospitalized human rabies victim who was restrained while bedridden.

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This was a hospitalized human rabies victim who was restrained while bedridden.

Close-up of a dog's face during late-stage "dumb" paralytic rabies.

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Close-up of a dog's face during late-stage "dumb" paralytic rabies.

 

A photograph of a rabid fox sitting in a wooded area.

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A photograph of a rabid fox sitting in a wooded area.

Here a penned dog is afflicted with dumb rabies, manifested as depression, lethargy and a seemingly overly tame disposition.

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Here a penned dog is afflicted with dumb rabies, manifested as depression, lethargy and a seemingly overly tame disposition.

Approximately a third of reported animal rabies is attributed to the wild skunk population.

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Approximately a third of reported animal rabies is attributed to the wild skunk population.

Raccoons can also be vectors of the rabies virus, transmitting the virus to humans and other animals.

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Raccoons can also be vectors of the rabies virus, transmitting the virus to humans and other animals.

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Images of How It Affects

From the Medline Plus

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Additional Images and Regulations

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