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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Medical utilization of prostatitis patients in Korea

Year20082009201020112012201320142015
Volume of claims (1,000 claims)1,7331,7711,7371,7151,8071,7711,7731,732
  N411 (%)§88.788.287.479.378.578.879.178.6
  N419 (%)§6.57.17.910.810.810.810.510.7
  N410 (%)§4.64.64.64.54.14.04.44.5
Number of patients (1,000 patients)429448452450465468472470
  39 years and under (%)32.631.130.229.929.328.629.128.0
  40-59 years (%)45.145.345.444.944.643.943.042.1
  60 years and over (%)22.423.624.325.226.027.528.029.9
Medical expenses (million KRW)38,10141,41244,04144,69446,99047,01650,54157,815
  inpatient (%)11.711.813.312.611.712.613.714.0
  outpatient (%)88.388.286.787.488.387.486.386.0
Length of stay (1,000 days)1,8351,8791,8411,7991,8421,8081,8111,772
  inpatients (%)2.12.42.52.42.22.42.62.7
  outpatients (%)97.997.697.597.697.897.697.497.3

chronic prostatitis;

inflammatory disease of prostate, unspecified;

acute prostatitis;

Only the top three disease codes are displayed and the sum is less than 100%

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