furious rabies

fu·ri·ous ra·bies

the form or stage of rabies in which the animal is markedly hyperactive, characterized by periods of agitation, thrashing, running, snapping, or biting.

furious rabies

see rabies.
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The patient develops hyperactivity, called furious rabies, or paralysis, called dumb rabies.
Typical furious rabies occurs as an encephalitis, often with characteristic features such as hydrophobia and salivation, following a brief, nonspecific, febrile prodrome.
But you can breathe a sigh of relief and count your blessings - at least you don't have furious rabies.
An animal with furious rabies is "hostile, may bite at objects, and have an increase in saliva.