Netterlid, E, et al. "Persistent itching nodules after the fourth dose of diphtheria-tetanus toxoid vaccines without evidence of delayed hypersensitivity to aluminium."
They are usually given antibiotics for seven days and a booster shot of diphtheria/tetanus toxoid.
Hviid, A., et al. "Impact of routine vaccination with a pertussis toxoid vaccine in Denmark."
Vaccinating a pregnant woman with tetanus toxoid can prevent tetanus in the baby at birth.
Adults should be immunized at ten-year intervals with Td (tetanus-diphtheria) toxoid.
Tetanus toxoid and antibiotics will usually be administered.