Is Clostridium Tetani the scientific name for Tetanus?

Yes. Clostridium tetani is the name for the bacteria that causes tetanus. More details on tetanus can be found here: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/229594-overview#showall.

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Has there been any cases recorded where clostridium tetani infected human with tetanus by eating food? Thanks

Don't know of any . Cases from clostridium tetani. However it can happen with clostridium botulism. See this article: http://www.Ncbi.Nim.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001624/ ** infant botulism can occur with raw honey or corn syrup. Home canned foods can be contaminated with it. Read more...
No. You're thinking of botulism, tetanus's brother. The evolutionary biology is explained here http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/8866611. Read more...

Does KMnO4 kill Clostridium Tetani? An ancient razor blade droped into a KMnO4 sol. Then I picked and got cut. Chances of Tetanus?

No predicting. Physicians would never guess about whether you will get an illness. But, if it has been more than ten years since your last tetanus vaccination you have time to get one now. Read more...
Td vaccine or Tdap . Usually c. Tetani spores can be killed by strong agents like formaldehyde or gluterdehyde.The bacteria is also susceptible to heat. They are usually responsive to penicillin group of antibiotics . So clean the wound thoroughly to reduce bacteria in the wound and make sure have received a tetanus vaccine within the past 5 yrs. If you have done all these then your chances of getting tetanus are low. Read more...