Definition Of lockjaw

Example Of lockjaw

  • Additionally, an antitetanus serum introduced at the turn of the century greatly reduced the incidence of wounded men succumbing to lockjaw .

  • But the interesting thing is, it wasn't lockjaw .

  • Cephalic tetanus, the least common, causes muscle spasms in the face, leading to a classic case of lockjaw .

  • Childishly boasting about the chemicals on the shelves, he unwittingly inspires Pearl to murder her husband when he reveals that the symptoms of strychnine poisoning are barely identifiable from lockjaw .

  • He also noticed a surgical instrument with a screw device, used by doctors in cases of lockjaw .

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