Needle Localization Procedure Prior to Breast Biopsy – PRICE

Needle Localization Procedure Prior to Breast Biopsy

Needle Localization Procedure Prior to Breast Biopsy – PRICE (Price Relative Info Collaborative Effort)

Description of Procedure:

This is a situation in which a lesion seen on mammagraphy which is not palpable by the breast surgeon and which needs the use of a needle to localize it prior to removing it for biopsy purpose.

Price in one private hospital (as of September 2013): P24,500 

    • P11,000 for the procedure (mammography-guided)
    • P3,500 for the localization needle (Homer – brand)
    • P10,000 for the professional fee of the radiologist

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The needle (Homer)

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PRICE (Price Relative Info Collaborative Effort)

I request for a collaborative effort from the citizenry on getting information on prices in different health care institutions or organizations.  Pls. send me info.  Thank you.

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2 Responses to Needle Localization Procedure Prior to Breast Biopsy – PRICE

  1. krestina javier eco says:

    Hm po ang price ng thyroid biopsy?

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