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What is a baclofen pump?
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Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Baclofen pump
A Baclofen pump is a device that uses an intrathecal (meaning directly into the spinal fluid) method of delivering the medication baclofen.
Baclofen is a medication used for spasticity. The pump (surgically placed under skin of the abdomen) stores and releases prescribed amounts of medicine through a catheter.

In brief: Baclofen pump
A Baclofen pump is a device that uses an intrathecal (meaning directly into the spinal fluid) method of delivering the medication baclofen.
Baclofen is a medication used for spasticity. The pump (surgically placed under skin of the abdomen) stores and releases prescribed amounts of medicine through a catheter.
Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
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Dr. David Benglis
Neurosurgery
In brief: Baclofen
Permanent device implanted in abdomen and intrathecal space to help with spasticity when high doses of oral Baclofen can be tolerated.

In brief: Baclofen
Permanent device implanted in abdomen and intrathecal space to help with spasticity when high doses of oral Baclofen can be tolerated.
Dr. David Benglis
Dr. David Benglis
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