TITLE

Human Rabies -- Michigan, 2009

AUTHOR(S)
Signs, K.; Stobierski, M. G.; Rupprecht, C.E.; Robertson, K.
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;4/15/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 14, p437
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents the case of a 55-year-old man who was presented to the emergency department (ED) in a Michigan hospital on October 30, 2009. The hospital reported to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on November 9, 2009 that the man was suspected to be infected by rabies. The patient died in early November 2009. The CDC reported that the man was infected with a rabies virus common in the silver-haired bat or Lasionycteris noctivagans.
ACCESSION #
60915559

 

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