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Table 5 Number of CHB patients and cost% contribution of different CHB clinical stages

From: Health care resources utilization and costs associated with different clinical stages of chronic hepatitis B in Egypt

Clinical stage Estimated number of patients Total cost L.E Billion International dollars (Billion) % Contribution
Chronic hepatitis 453,932 7.001 1.556 57.26
Compensated cirrhosis 113,483 2.050 0.456 16.77
Decompensated cirrhosis 30,262 1.703 0.378 13.93
Hepatocellular carcinoma 21,940 1.467 0.326 12.00
Liver Transplantation 23 0.005 0.001 0.04
Deaths 136,913    
Total (25–59) 756,553 12.225 2.717