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Table 1 Total healthcare cost (€) of HPV-related cancers according to cancer diagnosis, year and type of healthcare, 2012–2014, €1.00 = NOK 8.357

From: The healthcare costs of treating human papillomavirus-related cancers in Norway

   Type of healthcare
Cancer diagnosis Year Specialist carea Primary physician care Prescription drugs Total healthcare cost
Cost (€) % of total healthcare cost Cost (€) % of total healthcare cost Cost (€) % of total healthcare cost
Cervical cancer 2012 13,521,776 98.49 207,603 1.51 13,729,379
2013 15,542,183 98.57 225,436 1.43 15,767,619
2014 17,213,190 98.66 234,055 1.34 17,447,245
Vaginal cancer 2012 455,472 100.00 455,472
2013 430,787 100.00 430,787
2014 462,786 100.00 462,786
Vulvar cancer 2012 3,454,485 100.00 3,454,485
2013 3,175,389 100.00 44 0.00 3,175,433
2014 3,395,240 100.00 3,395,240
Penile cancer 2012 1,309,498 100.00 1,309,498
2013 1,397,461 100.00 1,397,461
2014 1,623,327 100.00 1,623,327
Anal cancer 2012 4,807,059 99.42 62 0.00 27,785 0.57 4,834,906
2013 4,578,332 99.19 37,328 0.81 4,615,660
2014 5,108,420 99.72 23 0.00 14,597 0.28 5,123,040
Oropharyngeal cancer 2012 11,748,410 100.00 91 0.00 11,748,501
2013 11,622,064 100.00 77 0.00 11,622,141
2014 11,736,770 100.00 11,736,770
All HPV-related cancers 2012 35,296,699 99.34 207,756 0.59 27,785 0.08 35,532,240
2013 36,746,215 99.29 225,557 0.61 37,328 0.10 37,009,100
2014 39,539,733 99.38 234,077 0.59 14,597 0.04 39,788,406
Mean across 2012–2014   37,194,216   222,463   26,570   37,443,249
Percentage increase, 2012–1014   12.02   12.67   −47.46   11.98
  1. aSpecialist care includes the cost of somatic hospitals and private specialists