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Tetanus (cont.)

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DTaP Vaccine Side Effects
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vac-gen/side-effects.htm#dtap

Vaccine Information
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/tetanus/default.htm#vacc

The Pathogenic Clostridia
http://www.textbookofbacteriology.net/
clostridia.html

"Tetanus in Emergency Medicine," Medscape
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/
786414-overview

"Summary of Recommendations for Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine (Tdap) and Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoids (Td) Use Among Adolescents Aged 11-18 Years," U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/
rr5503a4.htm

"Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD Skin Test)," MedicineNet
http://www.medicinenet.com/tuberculosis_skin_test_ppd_skin_test/article.htm

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The word tetanus comes from the Greek tetanos, which is derived from the term teinein, meaning to stretch.

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