toxic tetanus


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drug tet·a·nus

tonic spasms caused by strychnine or other tetanic agent.
Synonym(s): toxic tetanus
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drug tet·a·nus

(drŭg tet'ă-nŭs)
Tonic spasms caused by strychnine or other tetanic agents.
Synonym(s): toxic tetanus.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

toxic tetanus

Tetanus produced by overdose of strychnine.
See also: tetanus
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