Rheumatism, unspecified


rheumatic disease: Inflammatory and degenerative diseases of connective tissue structures, such as arthritis.

Endpoint definition

FinnGen phenotype data

429209 individuals

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Apply sex-specific rule None


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Check conditions None


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Check pre-conditions, main-only, mode, registry filters

Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 M79.0
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 7290
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 71899
Cause of death: ICD-10 M79.0
Cause of death: ICD-9 7290
Cause of death: ICD-8 71899

2 out of 7 registries used, show all original rules.


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Check minimum number of events None


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Include endpoints None


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Remove individuals based on genotype QC


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Control definitions

Control exclude M13_SOFTTISSUE

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 4
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 M79
Name in latin Rheumatismus non specificatus

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 5040 4522 518
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 1.22 1.96 0.29
Mean age at first event (years) 48.54 48.26 50.93


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.03 1.32 [0.96, 1.81] 9.1e-2 280
15 years 0.01 1.03 [0.75, 1.40] 8.7e-1 116
5 years 0.00 1.37 [0.92, 2.03] 1.2e-1 40
1 year 0.00 2.58 [1.42, 4.69] 1.9e-3 13

Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: M13_RHEUMATISM – Rheumatism, unspecified
GWS hits: 2

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Rheumatism, unspecified
after Rheumatism, unspecified

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Rheumatism, unspecified

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