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Tetanus Screen Blood Test

Tetanus Screen Blood Test

Clostridium tetani bacterial spores in the body can cause tetanus, a disease characterised by increased stiffness and spasms of the skeletal muscles. This blood test assesses your immunity against tetanus.
Blood sample 1 test included 5 working days turnaround

£99.00

Tetanus is a serious bacterial infection that affects the nervous system and causes muscles throughout the body to tighten. It’s also called lockjaw because the infection often causes muscle contractions in the jaw and neck.  There is an effective vaccine to protect against tetanus. This blood test checks for IgG antibodies in the blood which can confirm successful vaccination and immunity.  

3 simple steps

  • Take the test

    Take the test - either using your kit or visit a clinic.
  • Post your sample

    Send your sample in the freepost pack to our fully accredited lab.
  • Get your results

    Get your doctor reviewed results on my.medichecks.com.
Expert interpretation<br>
of your results

Expert interpretation
of your results

One of our team of doctors will review your results and give you personalised advice based on your medical history, lifestyle and health and fitness goals.

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Important

Our tests are not a substitute for seeing your doctor, especially if you are suffering symptoms. Our doctors will interpret your results based on the information you have provided, but will not diagnose, consult or provide any treatment. You will be advised to see your doctor for any necessary follow-up action.