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Table A4–2 Health Care Costs for CMV Infection in Infants and Transplant Patients

 

Duration (years)

% with Care

Cost per Case

Units per Case (or per year)

Form of Treatment

INFANTS

Asymptomatic at birth (no treatment)

Asymptomatic at birth: neurologic sequelae

 

Yearly costs

75.350

10%

$225

365

Long-term care (per year)

90%

$100

6

Physician B (per year)

10.000

90%

$2,000

1

Schooling for moderately deaf ($ per year)

Acute care

0.0384

10%

$2,500

14

Neonatal intensive care

Symptomatic at birth

 

Initial infection (hospitalization)

0.0384

10%

$12,000

1

Hospitalization

90%

$7,000

1

Hospitalization

100%

$500

4

Diagnosis C

100%

$150

14

Physician C

Outpatient follow-up

90%

$100

2

Physician B



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