Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html
Tetanus is a highly fatal toxemia due to infection of injured or otherwise devitalized tissues by Clostridium tetani. It is characterized clinically by hyperesthesia, tetany, and convulsions.
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 26
, Article 6.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol26/iss4/6