Intrathecal Baclophen Therapy

ITB Therapy (Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy), sometimes called the Medtronic baclofen pump, delivers the drug baclofen to the fluid-filled area surrounding the spinal cord (called the intrathecal space). The system consists of a pump and a catheter, both of which are surgically placed under the skin, and is used to treat severe spasticity related to the following conditions:

  • Brain Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Spinal Cord Injury and Disease
  • Stroke

 

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