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I just barley punctured my foot with a rusty nail. Should I

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i just barley punctured my foot with a rusty nail. Should I get a tetnus shot?
I have not had a booster in quite a while.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
Hello, this is Dr. David. I have read your question and I'm ready to help.
yes, if you haven't had a tetnus shot in 10 years, you need another tetnus shot
you should go to the ER for evaluation and get a tetnus shot.
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