Table 3

Total hospital costs (2008 prices) in Denmark for anal, penile, vaginal and vulvar cancer
Total cost per patient € Total cost per patient excluding costs in the year before diagnosis € Total cost per year in Denmark € Total cost per year attributable to HPV 16 & 18 €
Anal cancer 38,289 34,004 4,001,230 3,147,043
Anal cancer, men 41,347 36,822 1,467,811 1,154,461
Anal cancer, women 36,734 32,590 2,534,623 1,993,529
Penile cancer 20,513 18,275 958,972 329,610
Vaginal cancer 25,435 21,646 585,011 358,625
Vulvar cancer 21,161 18,337 2,057,936 753,254
Total costs, anogenital cancer - - 7,603,149 4,588,532

3% discount rate applied. € 1.00 = DKK 7.45.

Olsen et al.

Olsen et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:1082   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-1082

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