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Man Bitten By Rabid Fox in Maryland

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


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Rabid Raccoon Attacks Person in Md.

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


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Rabid Bat Found in Annapolis Apartment Building

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health is issuing an alert after a rabid bat was found at an Annapolis apartment building.


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CDC Probes Mystery of Rabies Transplant Survivors

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it’s digging deeper into the case of a rabies-infected organ donor.


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Officials Search for Stray Cats Following Rabies Scare in Stafford County

Stafford County Animal Control officers are looking for six stray cats that possibly were exposed to one that had rabies.


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Transplant Guidelines Too Late for Md. 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.


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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.


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Donor In Rabies Cases Was Air Force Recruit

The Defense Department says a man whose organs were donated to four people before it was learned he had rabies was in the Air Force.



Rabies Death Linked to Organ Transplant in Md.

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a rabies death in Maryland was caused by an organ transplant.


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Maryland Resident Dies of Rabies

A Maryland resident has died of rabies for the first time in more than 35 years.