Diseases

Name

Tetanus

Names alternate

Lockjaw
Clostridial tetanus

Parents
(1) Nervous system illness
Agents
(1) Clostridium tetani > Clostridium > Bacteria
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Fomite
Properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(2) Vaccine preventable
Documents
(1) CDC: Tetanus (Lockjaw) Vaccination (2015)
(2) Georgia Department of Public Health: Tetanus fact sheet (Lockjaw) (2016)
Created

2015-07-27 15:40:05+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 22:23:28.553187+00:00