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I stepped on a nail, and my last tetanus shot was 18 yrs. Ago. Can I wait until tomorrow to go get another?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Clean out the wound the best you can and watch it well as infection can also be a problem.We like to get the tetanus booster on board soon but under 3 days you should be well covered.

In brief: Yes

Clean out the wound the best you can and watch it well as infection can also be a problem.We like to get the tetanus booster on board soon but under 3 days you should be well covered.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Nail

Good idea.

In brief: Nail

Good idea.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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