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Table 7 Costs per hospital admission related to liver transplant in 2008

From: An observational study of the direct costs related to hospital admissions, mortality and premature death associated with liver disease in Portugal

Disease category Disease subcategory Costs (€) relating to liver transplant % of liver transplant costs
Viral hepatitis All 618,619 4.1
HBV 206,206 1.4
HCV 309,310 2.0
Cirrhosis All 7,732,741 50.7
Alcoholic cirrhosis 5,876,883 38.5
Non-alcoholic cirrhosis 1,855,858 12.2
HCC 4,330,335 28.5
Othera 2,577,580 16.9
All 15,259,275 100
  1. aIncludes: hepatoptosis; alcoholic liver damage unspecified; autoimmune hepatitis; toxic hepatitis; hepatitis unspecified