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Tetanus (cont.)

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tetanus, lockjaw, local tetanus, cephalic tetanus, neonatal tetanus, DTaP, immunization, tetanus vaccine, Tdap, tetanus booster, tetanus shot, tetanus prevention, Clostridium tetani, tetanus spores, tetanus toxin

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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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