What is Intrathecal baclofen screening?

Category: Procedures


Intrathecal baclofen is used to treat spasticity that is severe in most of the body, which cannot be adequately treated with less invasive therapies. Prior to pump implantation, a test dose of baclofen is injected into the spinal fluid to determine if the patient responds to baclofen medication.

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