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Causes Of Tetanus Neonatorum
I had a tetanus shot some weeks ago and still worry that it has caused me to be ill. Is it possible?
Confusing question: Most reactions to a tetanus shot will occur within 24 hours and can be similar to any major allergic response.Your brief lists you with depression and severe anxiety.There has been a lot of misinformation put out by vaccine haters to the point babies are dying needlessly from preventable disease.It is hard to feel secure, but the chance of you having a shot related issue is minimal.Disc with doc ...Read more
Germs produce toxin: Tetanus is produced by germs that exist as spores (eggs) in the dirt worldwide. The contamination of any open wound by these spores allows them to germinate and multiply. They produce a toxic chemicle that circulates locally or throughout the body to produce the symptoms of tetanus.If vaccinated, your body is protected from this chemical. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Paralyzes breathing: Tetanus makes the muscles contract all at the same time, which is very painful and eventually makes it impossible to breathe. If someone gets tetanus, and it happens because people can't get or refuse immunization, nowadays we can paralyze the patient and put him/her on a ventilator until the disease subsides. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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