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Table 2 Material costs compared with revenue (cost-unit accounting) for risk-reducing surgical procedures (negative values are represented in italics)

From: Cost effectiveness of bilateral risk-reducing mastectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy

Operations Material costs (cost-unit accounting)
Medicines Implants Miscellaneous Total costs
BRRM € 78 € 136 € 540 € 753
RRSO € 22 € 1 € 67 € 90
BRRM with immediate implant-based breast reconstruction  39 € 579 € 79 € 619
BRRM and delayed implant-based breast reconstruction € 7  2950 € 157 € −2786
BRRM with immediate DIEP-based breast reconstruction  1  458 € 172 € −287
BRRM with delayed DIEP-based breast reconstruction € 80  288 € 556 € 347
  1. BRRM bilateral risk-reducing mastectomy, RRSO risk-reducing (bilateral) salpingo-oophorectomy, DIEP deep inferior epigastric perforator flap