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What's the treatment if you have tetanus?

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You'll be hospitalized, most likely in the intensive care unit. You will immediately get an injection of immune globulin and a tetanus shot. You may need muscle relaxants and sedatives.

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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