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What is the name of the pathogen / microorganism that causes tetanus?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
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In brief: Clostridium tetani

Tetanus is caused by neurotoxin produced by clostridium tetani in a contaminated wound.

In brief: Clostridium tetani

Tetanus is caused by neurotoxin produced by clostridium tetani in a contaminated wound.
Dr. Jay Park
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