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Rabies outbreak

Rabies outbreak in Gauteng: Muldersdrift and surrounds

Press statement: Gauteng Province


Preventing rabies in humans

With regards to rabies post exposure prophylaxis, there is a change from human rabies immunoglobulin to equine rabies immunoglobulin.  As quite often veterinarians are the first contact with people that were potentially exposed to a rabid animal, please assist in preventing rabies in humans within the country.

NOTICE: Recommended therapeutic alternative for human rabies immunoglobulin

Adverse drug reaction and product quality problem report form

National & Provincial CDC co-ordinators contacts for animal rabies reports







Links to African Council websites

Veterinary Statutory Bodies in Africa

Veterinary Council of Namibia

Veterinary Council of Zimbabwe (department of livestock and veterinary services)

Kenya Veterinary Board

Veterinary Council of Tanzania

Botswana Veterinary Association

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