traumatic tetanus

trau·mat·ic tet·a·nus

tetanus after infection of a wound.

trau·mat·ic tet·a·nus

(traw-mat'ik tet'ă-nŭs)
The condition resulting from infection of a wound.
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Diptheria 17 (37%) Others (head injury, H1N1 +ve) 6 (13%) Traumatic tetanus 21 (47%) Subglocttic Stensosis 1 (2%) ideopathic tetanus 9 (20%) Otogenic tetanus 4 (9%) 8 (18%) Note: Table made from pie chart.