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Rabies Risk Areas

Bat Bites

Bat bites in any country must be considered a risk for rabies and medical advice should be sought urgently following bat exposure. For further information on bat contact and rabies riskĀ please read:

World Map of Rabies Risk Areas

This map is reproduced with permission of and acknowledgement to WHO.


  • A Rabies Country Risk Table showing the rabies geographical risk is available to view atĀ Public Health EnglandLink

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