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Rabies

MedGen UID:
48308
Concept ID:
C0034494
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Hydrophobia; Lyssa; Lyssas
Modes of inheritance:
not inherited
MedGen UID:
832438
Concept ID:
CN227390
Intellectual Product
Source: Orphanet
Describes a disorder that is not inherited.
not inherited (Orphanet)
SNOMED CT: Rabies (14168008); Hydrophobia (14168008); Lyssa (14168008)
 
Orphanet: ORPHA770

Definition

Rabies is a deadly animal disease caused by a virus. It can happen in wild animals, including raccoons, skunks, bats and foxes, or in dogs, cats or farm animals. People get it from the bite of an infected animal. . In people, symptoms of rabies include fever, headache and fatigue, then confusion, hallucinations and paralysis. Once the symptoms begin, the disease is usually fatal. A series of shots can prevent rabies in people exposed to the virus. You need to get them right away. If an animal bites you, wash the wound well; then get medical care. . To help prevent rabies. - Vaccinate your pet. Rabies vaccines are available for dogs, cats and farm animals. - Don't let pets roam. - Don't approach stray animals. Animals with rabies might be aggressive and vicious, or tired and weak. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  [from MedlinePlus]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVRabies
Follow this link to review classifications for Rabies in Orphanet.

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Mosimann L, Traoré A, Mauti S, Léchenne M, Obrist B, Véron R, Hattendorf J, Zinsstag J
Acta Trop 2017 Jan;165:203-215. Epub 2016 Oct 15 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2016.10.007. PMID: 27751865
Aguèmon CT, Tarantola A, Zoumènou E, Goyet S, Assouto P, Ly S, Mewanou S, Bourhy H, Dodet B, Aguèmon AR
Vaccine 2016 Apr 4;34(15):1752-7. Epub 2016 Mar 3 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.02.065. PMID: 26947499
Mani RS, Anand AM, Madhusudana SN
Trop Med Int Health 2016 Apr;21(4):556-63. Epub 2016 Feb 9 doi: 10.1111/tmi.12669. PMID: 26799375
Taylor LH, Knopf L; Partners for Rabies Prevention.
Zoonoses Public Health 2015 Nov;62(7):543-52. Epub 2015 Feb 14 doi: 10.1111/zph.12183. PMID: 25683444
Kanda K, Obayashi Y, Jayasinghe A, Gunawardena GS, Delpitiya NY, Priyadarshani NG, Gamage CD, Arai A, Tamashiro H
Int Health 2015 Sep;7(5):348-53. Epub 2014 Dec 30 doi: 10.1093/inthealth/ihu098. PMID: 25549632

Diagnosis

Mosimann L, Traoré A, Mauti S, Léchenne M, Obrist B, Véron R, Hattendorf J, Zinsstag J
Acta Trop 2017 Jan;165:203-215. Epub 2016 Oct 15 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2016.10.007. PMID: 27751865
Nel LH, Taylor LH, Balaram D, Doyle KA
Acta Trop 2017 Jan;165:274-279. Epub 2015 Oct 28 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.10.014. PMID: 26519885
Dedkov VG, Lukashev AN, Deviatkin AA, Kuleshov KV, Safonova MV, Poleshchuk EM, Drexler JF, Shipulin GA
J Clin Virol 2016 May;78:74-81. Epub 2016 Mar 14 doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2016.03.012. PMID: 26998568
Mani RS, Anand AM, Madhusudana SN
Trop Med Int Health 2016 Apr;21(4):556-63. Epub 2016 Feb 9 doi: 10.1111/tmi.12669. PMID: 26799375
Ross RS, Wolters B, Hoffmann B, Geue L, Viazov S, Grüner N, Roggendorf M, Müller T
Int J Med Microbiol 2015 Oct;305(7):636-43. Epub 2015 Aug 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2015.08.013. PMID: 26384867

Therapy

Christiansen AH, Rodriguez AB, Nielsen J, Cowan SA
J Travel Med 2016 Apr;23(4) Epub 2016 May 4 doi: 10.1093/jtm/taw022. PMID: 27147729
Aguèmon CT, Tarantola A, Zoumènou E, Goyet S, Assouto P, Ly S, Mewanou S, Bourhy H, Dodet B, Aguèmon AR
Vaccine 2016 Apr 4;34(15):1752-7. Epub 2016 Mar 3 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.02.065. PMID: 26947499
Wera E, Mourits MC, Hogeveen H
Prev Vet Med 2016 Apr 1;126:138-50. Epub 2016 Feb 4 doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2016.01.029. PMID: 26898353
Ross RS, Wolters B, Hoffmann B, Geue L, Viazov S, Grüner N, Roggendorf M, Müller T
Int J Med Microbiol 2015 Oct;305(7):636-43. Epub 2015 Aug 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2015.08.013. PMID: 26384867
Kanda K, Obayashi Y, Jayasinghe A, Gunawardena GS, Delpitiya NY, Priyadarshani NG, Gamage CD, Arai A, Tamashiro H
Int Health 2015 Sep;7(5):348-53. Epub 2014 Dec 30 doi: 10.1093/inthealth/ihu098. PMID: 25549632

Prognosis

Christiansen AH, Rodriguez AB, Nielsen J, Cowan SA
J Travel Med 2016 Apr;23(4) Epub 2016 May 4 doi: 10.1093/jtm/taw022. PMID: 27147729
Birhane MG, Miranda ME, Dyer JL, Blanton JD, Recuenco S
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 Mar 21;10(3):e0004486. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004486. PMID: 26999021Free PMC Article
Aguèmon CT, Tarantola A, Zoumènou E, Goyet S, Assouto P, Ly S, Mewanou S, Bourhy H, Dodet B, Aguèmon AR
Vaccine 2016 Apr 4;34(15):1752-7. Epub 2016 Mar 3 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.02.065. PMID: 26947499
Davis BM, Rall GF, Schnell MJ
Annu Rev Virol 2015 Nov;2(1):451-71. Epub 2015 Jun 24 doi: 10.1146/annurev-virology-100114-055157. PMID: 26958924
Wallace RM, Reses H, Franka R, Dilius P, Fenelon N, Orciari L, Etheart M, Destine A, Crowdis K, Blanton JD, Francisco C, Ludder F, Del Rio Vilas V, Haim J, Millien M
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 Nov 24;9(11):e0004245. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004245. PMID: 26600437Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Mosimann L, Traoré A, Mauti S, Léchenne M, Obrist B, Véron R, Hattendorf J, Zinsstag J
Acta Trop 2017 Jan;165:203-215. Epub 2016 Oct 15 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2016.10.007. PMID: 27751865
Christiansen AH, Rodriguez AB, Nielsen J, Cowan SA
J Travel Med 2016 Apr;23(4) Epub 2016 May 4 doi: 10.1093/jtm/taw022. PMID: 27147729
Cramer JP, Jelinek T, Paulke-Korinek M, Reisinger EC, Dieckmann S, Alberer M, Bühler S, Bosse D, Meyer S, Fragapane E, Costantini M, Pellegrini M, Lattanzi M, Dovali C
J Travel Med 2016 Mar;23(3) Epub 2016 Mar 19 doi: 10.1093/jtm/taw011. PMID: 26994987
Tarantola A, Crabol Y, Mahendra BJ, In S, Barennes H, Bourhy H, Peng Y, Ly S, Buchy P
Trop Med Int Health 2016 Apr;21(4):564-7. Epub 2016 Feb 17 doi: 10.1111/tmi.12670. PMID: 26806229
Kanda K, Obayashi Y, Jayasinghe A, Gunawardena GS, Delpitiya NY, Priyadarshani NG, Gamage CD, Arai A, Tamashiro H
Int Health 2015 Sep;7(5):348-53. Epub 2014 Dec 30 doi: 10.1093/inthealth/ihu098. PMID: 25549632

Recent systematic reviews

Devleesschauwer B, Aryal A, Sharma BK, Ale A, Declercq A, Depraz S, Gaire TN, Gongal G, Karki S, Pandey BD, Pun SB, Duchateau L, Dorny P, Speybroeck N
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 Feb 12;10(2):e0004461. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004461. PMID: 26871689Free PMC Article
Zeiler FA, Jackson AC
Can J Neurol Sci 2016 Jan;43(1):44-51. Epub 2015 Dec 7 doi: 10.1017/cjn.2015.331. PMID: 26639059
Jibat T, Hogeveen H, Mourits MC
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 Feb 3;9(2):e0003447. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003447. PMID: 25646774Free PMC Article
Tsiodras S, Korou LM, Tzani M, Tasioudi KE, Kalachanis K, Mangana-Vougiouka O, Rigakos G, Dougas G, Seimenis AM, Kontos V
Travel Med Infect Dis 2014 Nov-Dec;12(6 Pt A):628-35. Epub 2014 Oct 23 doi: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2014.10.013. PMID: 25459432
Morters MK, Restif O, Hampson K, Cleaveland S, Wood JL, Conlan AJ
J Anim Ecol 2013 Jan;82(1):6-14. Epub 2012 Sep 24 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.02033.x. PMID: 23004351Free PMC Article

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