Intrathecal medicines are delivered via a drug pump and tubing to the fluid-filled space around you...
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Intrathecal medicines are delivered via a drug pump and tubing to the fluid-filled space around your spinal cord. They may be helpful for those with severe, chronic pain, or muscle spasms due to multiple sclerosis or spinal cord diseases. The pump is a small disk and catheter with a battery which is implanted under the skin.
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