These are the average costs to treat one child with Burkitt lymphoma in Cameroon.
|Stool & Urine Sample Analysis||£3.00|
|Pain killers (for Bone Marrow biopsy and Lumbar Puncture)||£19.25|
|Analgesia and Antiemetics||£1.25|
|X-ray (per film)||£7.00|
In the UK, the cost to treat a child with Burkitt Lymphoma is approximately £30,000 (up to £75,000 if the child is sent to the intensive care unit).
For BTMAT in Cameroon, this cost is just £150.