The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have confirmed that Virginia Women, who died in 2017, contracted rabies with dogs bites in India.
Daily Progress reports that the CDC has published a report on Friday in which passengers have been warned to get Rabies vaccine.
A 65-year-old was cut off on hand during a retreat of yoga. She started experiencing pain after six weeks, and at last tested positive for rabies. She never had a vaccine against a virus.
The Virginia Department of Health announced on May 12 that year that they were investigating the rare cases of rabies in humans. After an experimental treatment failed, on May 21, died. Treatment for 72 open health care providers against the virus is $ 235,000.
Virginia has not reported human rabies since 2009.