Of eight unvaccinated dogs, six succumbed to the intravenous inoculation of rabic matter.
Now, the saliva loses its rabic virulence in twenty-four hours.
Of eight unvaccinated dogs, six died after extra-venous inoculation of rabic matter.
Of five unvaccinated dogs, all died after inoculation, by trepanning, of the brain with rabic matter.
rabies ra·bies (rā'bēz)
An infectious, highly fatal viral disease of warm blooded animals that attacks the central nervous system; symptoms include excitement, aggressiveness, and dementia, followed by paralysis and death.
A usually fatal infectious disease of warm-blooded animals caused by a virus of the genus Lyssavirus that causes inflammation of the brain and spinal cord. It is transmitted by the bite of an infected animal, such as a dog or bat and can be prevented in humans by a vaccine. See Note at hydrophobia.