Abstract. Rabies, 2010
Rabies. pathogenesis. symptoms and course. diagnosis and differential diagnosis. prevention. Rabies (rabies, lyssa, hydrophobia) is a viral disease that occurs with severe damage to the nervous system and is usually fatal. The disease is known to mankind for several millennia. First described by C. Celsus in the I century. n e. In 1885, L. Pasteur received and successfully used a vaccine to rescue people bitten by rabid animals. The viral nature of the disease was proved in 1903 by P. Remlenzhe.