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Concern over rabid bats prompts Kansas warning

Postby Wayne Harrison » Sep 24, 2006 8:44 am

Concern over rabid bats prompts statewide warning

The Kansas City Star

A high number of rabid bats were found in Kansas City this summer, which helped prompt Missouri officials Tuesday to issue a statewide health warning about rabies.

So far, 10 bats have tested positive for rabies, said Gerald Hoff, epidemiologist for the Kansas City Health Department.

“Usually, we have none or maybe one or two,â€
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