Recent Examples of lockjaw from the Web
The website also includes signs once used to warn people of diseases such as whooping cough and a set of forceps used to force open the jaws of people with tetanus, or lockjaw.
The trout bite slowed last week, but that may have more to do with anglers still looking for where the fish are concentrated than a case of lockjaw.
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