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Child has painful muscle contractions from tetanus
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Courtesy of World Health Organization
Baby has neonatal tetanus with complete rigidity
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Courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tetanus in a 46-year-old man, Manila

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Baby has neonatal tetanus
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Courtesy of World Health Organization
Adult with classic signs of tetanus
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Adult with tetanus
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A frightened farmer carries his wife, stricken with tetanus, to the People's Health Centre in Savar, Bangladesh
Photo by P. Harrison, Courtesy of the World Health Organization
Patient with facial tetany: note the contraction of the masseter and neck muscles
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Courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
This page was updated on April 23, 2021.
This page was reviewed on April 23, 2021.
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