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Table 6 Estimated direct and indirect annual costs due to T. solium in humans and pigs in Angónia district, Mozambique

From: Assessment of the societal cost of Taenia solium in Angónia district, Mozambique

Type of cost Mean USD (95% UIa)
Hospital 7945 (4312–13,019)
Antiepileptic treatment 1501 (1038–2100)
Medical doctor (public hospital) 14 (3–27)
Traditional healer 312 (56–758)
Inactivity 61,462 (11,131–166,964)
Pig losses 22,282 (12,315–35,647)
Total costs 93,370 (39,483–201,463)
Price per NCC-associated epilepsy case 33 (10–76)
  1. a UI Uncertainty interva