Tetanus (Clostridium tetani)

Aimee Hodowanec*, Thomas P Bleck

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases
PublisherElsevier Inc
Pages2757-2762.e2
Volume2
ISBN (Print)9996096742, 9781455748013
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 28 2014

Keywords

  • Anaerobic infection
  • Clostridial infections
  • Human tetanus immune globulin (HTIG)
  • Muscle spasm
  • Neonatal tetanus
  • Td vaccine
  • Tdap vaccine
  • Tetanus
  • Toxin
  • Wound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Hodowanec, A., & Bleck, T. P. (2014). Tetanus (Clostridium tetani). In Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases (Vol. 2, pp. 2757-2762.e2). Elsevier Inc. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-1-4557-4801-3.00246-0