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Table 3 Incidence-based medical cost per patient of oropharyngeal and anogenital cancer in South Korea, 2013–2016

From: Incidence, cost and gender differences of oropharyngeal and noncervical anogenital cancers in South Korea

Cancer 2013 2014 2015 2016
Mean (USD) Median (USD) Mean (USD) Median (USD) Mean (USD) Median (USD) Mean (USD) Median (USD)
Oropharynx (C01, 09, 10) a 18,867 17,874 21,624 20,111 21,668 20,408 21,870 20,759
 Male 19,719 18,445 22,418 20,635 22,828 21,492 23,041 21,606
 Female 15,671 13,294 17,955 17,075 17,071 15,116 16,819 13,857
Anus (C21) 10,662 8195 12,630 10,105 13,737 9025 15,911 12,230
 Male 10,331 7301 13,088 10,105 13,226 8645 15,419 11,042
 Female 11,009 9379 12,008 10,115 14,382 9864 16,394 12,880
Vulva (C51) 9176 6188 10,261 7075 13,056 8869 12,957 8032
Vagina (C52) 12,515 9835 14,113 10,608 16,580 13,758 18,636 13,954
Penis (C60) 6852 3409 8137 4114 10,601 4961 10,097 5512
  1. Unit: US dollar
  2. Adjusted by the medical care component of the Consumer Price Index in 2016
  3. a Oropharyngeal cancer, including the base of tongue and tonsil