Tetanus Neonatorum

Known as: Neonatal Tetanus 
A syndrome of generalized rigidity with muscle spasms and seizures in the neonatal period resulting from Clostridium tetani toxin production.
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2007
2007
Crisponi syndrome is a severe autosomal recessive condition that is phenotypically characterized by abnormal, paroxysmal muscular… (More)
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2003
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2003
Tetanus disease is one of the most dramatic and globally prevalent diseases of humans and vertebrate animals, and has been… (More)
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2003
2003
Verbal autopsy (VA) aims to estimate a community's mortality experience in the absence of contact with formal registration or… (More)
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1998
1998
A retrospective analysis of neonatal morbidity and mortality was conducted over a ten-year period (1981-1990) at a tertiary… (More)
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1997
1997
More than 200 years ago, Edward Jenner performed an experiment that laid the foundation for the eradication of smallpox and… (More)
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1994
1994
The Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) has made considerable progress towards immunizing the world's women and children… (More)
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1993
1993
Retrospective and prospective demographic and health data collected on the population of Mlomp (6352 people in 1985), a rural… (More)
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1991
1991
Experience in the control of tetanus neonatorum (TN) in a rural area is presented. TN was reduced by training of dais, increasing… (More)
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1990
1990
In developing countries, diagnoses of diseases associated with deaths in children are frequently derived from retrospective… (More)
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1966
1966
With a view to determining the effectiveness of a method for the control of tetanus neonatorum which would be independent of… (More)
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