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Adjuvant Therapies for Chiari Malformations in Children

This page was last updated on January 25th, 2023

Medical

  • Pain management: The only medical therapy used in patients with Chiari malformations is related to pain control, with such chronic pain/neuropathic pain therapies as gabapentin and amitriptyline. These medications are used for headaches, back and neck pain, and neuropathic pain in the extremities.

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