Which medications in the drug class Immunoglobulins are used in the treatment of Tibia and Fibula Fracture in the ED?

Updated: Nov 30, 2017
  • Author: Jeffrey G Norvell, MD, MBA, RDMS; Chief Editor: Trevor John Mills, MD, MPH  more...
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Immunoglobulins

Patients who may not have been immunized against Clostridium tetani products should receive tetanus immune globulin.

Tetanus immune globulin (Hypertet S/D)

Used for passive immunization of any person with a wound that may be contaminated with tetanus spores.


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