tetanolysin


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tetanolysin

[¦tet·ən·ō′līs·ən]
(biochemistry)
A hemolysin produced by Clostridium tetani.
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6] Two toxins are produced by the tetanus bacillus, namely tetanospasmin and tetanolysin.
In severe cases the release of tetanolysin and tetanospasmin can lead to respiratory failure and hemodynamic instability associated with dysautonomia.