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Is the vaccine for tetanus safe for children?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

One of the oldest vaccins has a strong proven record of safety and major benefit.

In brief: Yes

One of the oldest vaccins has a strong proven record of safety and major benefit.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Tetanus vaccine is important to prevent tetanus infection, a severe illness that can be fatal.
Tetanus infection is also called lockjaw, because the infection causes muscles to go into spasm, especially the jaw muscles.

In brief: Yes

Tetanus vaccine is important to prevent tetanus infection, a severe illness that can be fatal.
Tetanus infection is also called lockjaw, because the infection causes muscles to go into spasm, especially the jaw muscles.
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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