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Table 1 Unit costs for invitation, diagnostic procedures and treatments.

From: Epidemiology and costs of cervical cancer screening and cervical dysplasia in Italy

Procedure Formulary code
(Lazio region)
Tariff (€)
Invitation for screening (not included in formularies) 3.33
Diagnostic   
   Pap test (conventional smear) 91.38.5 11.16
   HPV test 91.37.01 81.60
   Colposcopy 70.21 10.74
   Endocervical biopsy 67.11 24.79
   Histological evaluation of vaginal biopsy 91.45.5 14.10
   Gynecologic examination 89.26 13.63
Treatments   
   Disruptive   
Laser vaporization 67.39 None
Cryotherapy 67.33 37.18
   Excisional   
Leep, cold blade and surgical conisation DRG code 630  
Day hospital   913.85
Full hospitalization   1,516.84
  1. Leep: loop electrical excision procedure
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