tetanus antitoxin

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Related to tetanus antitoxin: tetanus immune globulin, tetanus toxoid
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antitoxin given for short-term immunization against tetanus in cases of possible exposure to the tetanus bacillus

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We inoculated the horses 4 months apart with 2 lots of tetanus antitoxin that were PCR positive for EqPV-H.
Tetanus is treated with curariform agents, tranquilizers, or barbiturate sedatives, in conjunction with tetanus antitoxin in horses.
Because her mother and father were out of the city, a neighbour took her to hospital where a doctor performed a routine test for sensitivity to the horse serum used in tetanus antitoxin.
In Spite of Your Doctor about tetanus "booster" shots, "Today, I question whether booster shots are ever needed and even whether the administration of tetanus antitoxin makes any sense.
Tetanus; tetanus antitoxin; immunization; tetanus toxoid (J Fam Pract 1997; 44:299-303)
The aim of this study was to document the level of tetanus immunity in elderly persons using a serological assay of tetanus antitoxin antibody.
Because the mouths of snakes contain bacteria, your veterinarian will probably administer antibiotics and tetanus antitoxin.