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The direct and indirect costs of breast cancer in the U.S. are about $2.35 and $3.13 billion annually. Close to $2 billion of that total is spent on late stage treatment.

Radice, Davide, and Alberto Redaelli. Breast Cancer Management: Quality-of-life and cost considerations. Pharmacoeconomics. 2003; 21(6): 383-396. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?cmd=retrieve&db=pubmed&list_uids=12678566&dopt=AbstractPlus

Reference

Title
Breast Cancer Management: Quality-of-life and cost considerations
Publication
Pharmacoeconomics
Publication Date
2003
Authors
Radice, Davide, and Alberto Redaelli
Volume & Issue
Volume 21, Issue 6
Pages
383-396
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Economic Burden

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