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What are the adverse reaction after administering the anti tetanus serum

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends on source: Animal antitetanus serum can cause a multitude of symtoms, called serum sickness. There may include, fever, joint pains, enlarged lymphnodes, kidney ... Read More
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Local soreness: Common reactions are local soreness, redness, and warmth at the reaction site. Less common are low-grade fever, malaise and fatigue lasting a day or t ... Read More
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Check with your doc: That usually resolves. Hundreds of millions have received the test. However, the blood test igra is better anyway.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Levine
33 years experience Pediatrics
Tetnaus prone wound: Tetanus immunoglobulin would be used in a "tetanus-prone wound"(wounds caused by puncture, crush injury, burns or frostbite)in an individual who hat n ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susumu Inoue
53 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Neutralize toxin: anti-tetanus toxin or toxoid binds with tetanus toxin or toxoid, neutralize it, and passes out of body as a harmless substance, thereby preventing dam ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shah Chowdhury
41 years experience Pediatrics
Immunization: There is no specific adverse reaction to tetanus booster- unless someone is allergic to the tetanus vaccine itself. Otherwise the reaction will be li ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Agressive management: Avoiding tetanus in an old >1-2 day & dirty wound requires agressive management.The wound is cleaned & dead tissue removed. Tetanus Immune Globulin is ... Read More
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Dr. Jon Ver halen
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Tattoo treatment: Adverse reactions to tattoo pigments are possible, but unusual. Based on your description, it is impossible to tell if you are having a reaction to th ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Generally safe imagi: Who technical report shows that ultrasound is safe. It is safe and effective and highly flexible imaging, which provides very valuable information in ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
If not allergic: Ok. Effects may include infection, skin atrophy, tendon rupture among others.
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Dr. Benjamin Nguyen
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Very different : An allergic reaction refers to a process that normally does not occur with the administration of drug: specifically involved with histamine release an ... Read More
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