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2 Foxes Test Positive For Rabies In Thurmont

Two separate rabies exposures have health authorities warning people in Frederick County to be careful.

07/12/2013

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Man Bitten By Rabid Fox Near Thurmont

Frederick County authorities are urging residents to be on their guard after a man was bitten by a rabid fox near Thurmont.

07/11/2013

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Rabid Raccoons Attacking People, Pets On Eastern Shore

Rabid raccoons are terrorizing people and pets at Maryland’s Eastern Shore beaches.

07/09/2013

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2 Cats & A Fox Test Positive For Rabies In Baltimore City

A rabies warning, as rabid animals found in three Baltimore City neighborhoods. And this time, it isn’t just wild animals being infected.

06/28/2013

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Rabid Raccoon Attacks Person In Ocean City

Health officials say a raccoon that attacked a person near an Ocean City park has tested positive for rabies.

06/20/2013

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Rescued Fox Euthanized For ‘Water On The Brain’ & Fear Of Rabies

A baby fox rescued from a storm drain by a group of Harford County firefighters earlier this week has been euthanized so it can be tested for rabies. Health officials say the fox was also suffering from “water on the brain.”

05/03/2013

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Pack Of Rabid Cats A Threat In Milford Mill Community

Baltimore County health officials are warning neighbors in the Milford Mill area about a pack of rabid cats.

04/18/2013

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CDC Probes Mystery Of Rabies Transplant Survivors

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is trying to understand why three of the four people who got organs from a rabies-infected donor in 2011 didn’t develop the disease, the agency’s top rabies expert said Wednesday.

04/03/2013

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CDC: Rabies No Longer Threat To 3 Organ Recipients

Federal public health officials say three people who received organs from a rabies-infected donor in 2011 are no longer in danger of coming down with the deadly disease.

04/02/2013

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Transplant Guidelines Too Late For Rabies Victim

Experts say a Maryland man who died last month of rabies might have been spared under transplant recommendations that hadn’t yet been published when he got a kidney from an infected donor in 2011.

03/24/2013

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23 Urged To Get Rabies Shot After Transplant Death

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says at least 23 people have been urged to get rabies shots following the disclosure that four patients received organs from an infected donor.

03/20/2013

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N.C. Airman At Center Of Rabies Case Was Outdoorsman

A North Carolina woman said Monday that her child’s father is the Air Force aviation mechanic whose rabies-infected organs were transplanted into other recipients, including a Maryland man who died.

03/18/2013

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