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Dr. Thomas, MD
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I have had chronic pain in my back and currently have the

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I have had chronic pain in my back for years and currently have the pain pump installed in my abdomen and a cathador runs to my lower back into my spine,releasing Fentelen every 24 hours. I still have much pain in my thoradic area and neck. Would I be considered a patient for medical marijuna?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 1 year ago.

Hello

It depends on what state you are in.

You can read about the current marijuana states and how to go about it here.

http://medicalmarijuana.procon.org/view.resource.php?resourceID=000881

In an appropriate state, your first step is generally to find an appropriate doctor.

This link above will guide you to this as well.

OK, so that is an initial answer….

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I live in Minnesota
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 1 year ago.

Simply open the page I gave you.

Go down to Minnesota and click on the work Minnesota.

It will show you approved conditions

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