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Calculated field with pivot columns

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I've got a worksheet that looks like this
YEAR |  ITEMNO | REVENUE
-----|---------|-----------------
2010 | number1 | $5
2010 | number1 | $6
2010 | number2 | $10
2011 | number1 | $6
2011 | number2 | $9
2011 | number2 | $6
2012 | number1 | $8
2012 | number2 | $10
I put it into an excel pivot table so the results look like this
ITEMNO  | 2010 |  2011 | 2012 
--------|------|-------|------
number1 | $11  |   $6  |  $8
number2 | $10  |  $15  |  $10
I would like to add a calculated column to the right to calculate the difference between the revenue for of the years like this
ITEMNO  | 2010 |  2011 | 2012 | 10-11 Diff | 11-12 Diff  
--------|------|-------|------|------------|------------
number1 | $11  |   $6  |  $8  |    $-5     |   $2
number2 | $10  |  $15  |  $10 |    $5      |   $-5
Is this something that is possible? If so, how can I do this?
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