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Sexual Abuse or Assault (Rape) - Check Your Symptoms

Call 911 anytime you think you may need emergency care. For example, call if:

  • You feel that you are in immediate danger.
  • You or someone you know has just been physically or sexually assaulted.

Watch closely for changes in your health, and be sure to contact your doctor if:

  • You are worried that you might be assaulted.
  • You are worried that a family member or friend might be assaulted.
  • You suspect that a child has been assaulted.

You can also call your local police department.

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: November 14, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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