Region Type of virus Transmission Route Incubation Period Source of Infection Sign Symptom Complication Virulence Factor Dif. Diagnosis Epidemiology Prophylaxis
Rabies Rabies Virus (Lyssavirus type 1) By bites or licks or rabid animals 3 - 8 weeks (may vary from 4 days to many years) Na *Prodromal period - paresthesia at inoculation stie , malaise , anorexia , headache ,fever ,chills, emesis , anxiety , insomnia , depression * Acute neurological period - Furious rabies ( thrashing , biting , hallucinations , hydrophobia ), Paralytic rabies * Coma *Prodromal period - paresthesia at inoculation site ,malaise anorexia , headache fever, chills, emesis ,anxiety , insomnia ,depression * Acute neurological ,biting , hallucinations ,hydrophobia ) , Paralytic rabies * Coma *Pre exposure prohylaxis - cell culture vaccine on day 0, 7, 21 & booster after 1 yr post exposure prophylaxis - local treatment confirmation of rabid animal ,HRG , Antirabies vaccine on days 0, 3, 7, 14, 30, 90