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Symptoms of Tetanus

Symptoms of Tetanus

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Tetanus includes the 46 symptoms listed below:

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Tetanus: Symptom Checkers

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Tetanus: Symptom Assessment Questionnaires

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Tetanus: Complications

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Tetanus: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Tetanus?

The list of other diseases or medical conditions that may be on the differential diagnosis list of alternative diagnoses for Tetanus includes:

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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of Tetanus:

Common first signs of tetanus are headache and muscle stiffness in the jaw, followed by stiffness of the neck, difficulty swallowing, muscle spasms, sweating, and fever. (Source: excerpt from Shots for Safety -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

Tetanus as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of Tetanus, it is also important to consider Tetanus as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Tetanus may cause:

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Tetanus: Onset and Incubation

Incubation period for Tetanus: about 2-3 weeks; ranging from 2 to 50 days.

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Tetanus. This signs and symptoms information for Tetanus has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Tetanus signs or Tetanus symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Tetanus may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Tetanus symptoms.


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