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Intrinsic Therapeutics Receives PMA for Spinal Implant

Feb. 14, 2019
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The FDA granted Intrinsic Therapeutics’ premarket approval for its Barricaid anular closure device for reducing reherniation following the removal of a herniated disc.

The device is intended for skeletally mature patients with a pinched nerve, with or without back pain, from a posterior or posterolateral hernia.

The Barricaid device consists of a woven polyester occlusion component that is attached to the adjacent vertebral body with a titanium bone anchor.

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