How much does it cost to treat children with Hodgkin lymphoma in Africa?

@article{Stefan2009HowMD,
  title={How much does it cost to treat children with Hodgkin lymphoma in Africa?},
  author={D C Stefan and D K Stones},
  journal={Leukemia & lymphoma},
  year={2009},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={196-9}
}
Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) is a common B-cell childhood neoplasm and it has a higher incidence in the 0-14 year age group in developing countries compared to developed countries. Treatment achieves a cure rate of about 80%. In African countries with a small gross domestic product per capita the cost of treating HL in children may be prohibitive. To determine the direct costs of treatment of HL in South Africa and to propose a more cost-effective approach to investigation and treatment for children… CONTINUE READING