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Iowa State University Veterinarian

Article Title

Tetanus in the Horse

Collection

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

Call Number

SF601 V65

Document Type

Article

Abstract

Tetanus is a neurotoxic disease of warm-blooded animals characterized by hyperesthesia, tetany, and convulsions. Recognized since the days of Hippocrates, tetanus was described in horses by Aspyrtus in the fourth century.

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