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Table 6 Mean direct and indirect annual costs (euros) per patient with genital warts by gender

From: Estimation of the incidence of genital warts and the cost of illness in Germany: A cross-sectional study

  New cases Recurrent cases Resistant cases
  Women n = 268 Men n = 160 Women n = 55 Men n = 37 Women n = 19 Men n = 17
Specialist visits 19.37 (19.37–19.37) 19.37 (19.37–19.37) 85.58 (67.27–111.29) 60.95 (52.35–69.63) 96.59 (69.32–134.57) 83.13 (67.23–100.27)
Diagnostics 132.18 (79.54–193.05) 63.38 (27.12–106.48) 269.43 (76.26–527.44) 56.22 (12.19–128.34) 580.36 (64.13–1,229.11) 47.00 (15.75–85.46)
Medications 44.06 (35.23–54.25) 47.11 (36.41–59.98) 90.61 (61.44–120.09) 74.84 (39.42–113.22) 153.66 (76.79–239.57) 100.38 (26.40–193.69)
Procedures 217.93 (155.97–285.22) 185.60 (123.85–257.39) 286.22 (133.57–466.95) 242.04 (54.57–488.61) 731.95 (342.32–1,180.28) 469.09 (42.64–1,156.60)
Total direct costs* 413.55 (322.33–506.05) 315.46 (235.33–407.13) 731.84 (475.80–1,046.71) 434.05 (230.33–695.47) 1,562.55 (841.52–2,428.22) 699.60 (228.15–1,431.37)
Sick leave - - 142.07 (48.06–257.45) 115.57 (19.83–238.00) 231.67 (79.33–426.42) 203.87 (21.00–451.50)
Total cost (direct and indirect) 413.55 (322.33–506.05) 315.46 (235.33–407.13) 865.99 (575.18–1,219.90) 547.51 (283.35–874.30) 1,784.53 (988.26–2,662.98) 903.47 (325.65–1,710.29)