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Aduvant Therapy for Spina Bifida Occulta and Tethered Cord Syndrome in Children


  • Pain control: NSAIDs, gabapentin for neuropathic pain. Judicious use of narcotics, primarily for immediate postoperative pain. These agents usually are not required for long-term management.
  • Physical therapy: Physical therapy should focus on body mechanics, lower extremity flexibility, and core strengthening exercises.