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A 23-year-old female asked:

If i stepped on a nail today but it didnt puncture my foot do i still have to get a tetanus shot. it did not bleed?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 32 years experience
If greater than 10yr: If it's been greater than 10yrs since last tetanus shot, use this opportunity as a gentle reminder to update your vaccination status.
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Last updated Aug 6, 2020


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