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Table 1 Cost of in-hospital care according to diagnosis

From: Diabetes: cost of illness in Norway

Diabetes as main diagnosis Number of hospital stays Total (million €)
Type 1 diabetes* 5 813 13.5
Type 2 diabetes ** 2 446 5.7
Other*** 625 1.7
Total cost - main diagnosis 8 884 20.9
Diabetes as secondary diagnosis (ICD-10) Number of hospital stays Total (million €)
Infections (A00-A99+B00-B99) 1 686 9.3
Malignancies (C00-D89) 5 011 28.6
Neurological diseases (G00-G99) 1 401 4.2
Diseases of the eye (H00-H59) 1 405 2.3
Cardiovascular diseases (I00-I99) 14 545 74.2
Respiratory diseases (J00-J99) 4 504 25.8
Gastrointestinal diseases (K00-K93) 3 423 15.9
Musculoskeletal diseases (M00-M99) 2 777 16.4
Urinary tract diseases (N00-N99) 3 518 16.1
Other*** 15 043 49.1
Total cost - secondary diagnosis**** 53 313 241.8
  1. * ICD-10 code E10, Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
  2. ** ICD-10 code E11, Non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
  3. *** ICD-10 codes E23.2, H28, N08.3, O24, P70.0, P70.1, P70.2, R73.0, Z13.1
  4. **** Of the secondary diagnosis type 2 diabetes (E11) accounted for 65 percent, while type 1 (E10) accounted for 34 percent.