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What are symptoms of tetanus that need immediate medical attention?

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Go to a medical clinic or hospital emergency room for tetanus symptoms: rigid muscles and painful spasms, often starting in jaw and neck.

From: Tetanus Treatment WebMD Medical Reference

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Brunette, G. , Mosby, 2009. CDC Health Information for International Travel 2010

Tetanus Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on October 22, 2017

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Brunette, G. , Mosby, 2009. CDC Health Information for International Travel 2010

Tetanus Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on October 22, 2017

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