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Prognosis of Tetanus

Prognosis of Tetanus: Localized tetanus can be mild or progress to generalized tetanus which is dangerous and can be fatal. ...see also Overview of Tetanus


Complications of Tetanus may include:

Complications of Tetanus from the Diseases Database include:

Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Tetanus.

Death Statistics for Tetanus

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths related to Tetanus:

  • Tetanus death statistics by worldwide region:
    • About 84,000 deaths from tetanus in Africa 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 82,000 deaths from tetanus in South East Asia 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 36,000 deaths from tetanus in Eastern Mediterranean 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 11,000 deaths from tetanus in Western Pacific 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Tetanus usually refers to the likely outcome of Tetanus. The prognosis of Tetanus may include the duration of Tetanus, chances of complications of Tetanus, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Tetanus, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Tetanus. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.


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