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What kind of vaccine is the tetanus toxoid?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology
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In brief: Shot to prevent teta

Heat-treated tetanus toxin is non-toxic but stimulates immunity to protect against tetanus for at least 10 to 20 years.

In brief: Shot to prevent teta

Heat-treated tetanus toxin is non-toxic but stimulates immunity to protect against tetanus for at least 10 to 20 years.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Dr. Scott Katz
Pediatrics

In brief: Inactive

All tetanus containing vaccines are inactive, meaning the infectious agent has been altered so that it cannot cause disease, but can stimulate an immune response.

In brief: Inactive

All tetanus containing vaccines are inactive, meaning the infectious agent has been altered so that it cannot cause disease, but can stimulate an immune response.
Dr. Scott Katz
Dr. Scott Katz
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