Table 1– Countries for which total direct (treatment) costs of tuberculosis (TB) are available
Costs per case € adjusted to 2012
Drug-susceptible TBMDR-TBXDR-TB
EU-15 member states
 Germany775155 003188 466
 UK623462 343NA
 Netherlands834046 990148 136
 Mean value784854 779168 310
New EU members
 Estonia261623 35523 355
  • MDR: multidrug resistant; XDR: extensively drug resistant; EU: European Union; EU-15: 15 original member states of the EU; NA: not available.