Prostate surgery expenses, 1991.

  • Published 1993 in Statistical bulletin
During 1991, average total charges for a radical prostatectomy among MetLife group health policy holders and dependents averaged $18,140; comparable charges for a transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) were $7,970. The Pacific area reported the highest average total charges for both procedures--charges 25 percent above the U.S. average for both… CONTINUE READING