Yes, you should get a booster. Benefit outweighs the risk and a booster is required after 2-5 years (especially after the contaminated injury).
Ideally an urgent care clinic or ER would be the best option. But if you can get it within 12 hours, you may not go to ER tonight (looking at the hassle and waiting period).
You should get a booster regardless of your tetanus vaccination previously.
These are combination of vaccine: these are given in childhood.
DT; diphtheria, tetanus.DTaP vaccine
is highly effective for the prevention of diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis
Td or Tdap
. (Tetanus-Diphtheria or. Tetanus-Diphtheria-Pertussis).
The accurate titer is not available, so there is no blood work for it.
Please feel free for your follow up questions.
I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.
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