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Other and unspecified glaucoma


glaucoma: Increased pressure in the eyeball due to obstruction of the outflow of aqueous humor.

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 H40.8, H40.9
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 3656X|3656C|365[8-9]
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 3752|3759
Hospital discharge: excluded ICD-8 37597
Cause of death: ICD-10 H40.8, H40.9
Cause of death: ICD-9 3656X|3656C|365[8-9]
Cause of death: ICD-8 3752|3759
Cause of death: excluded ICD-8 37597

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 H7_GLAUCOMA

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 3
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 1894 1036 858
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.46 0.45 0.47
Mean age at first event (years) 66.10 66.51 65.61


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.06 3.24 [2.46, 4.27] 7.9e-17 440
15 years 0.01 1.39 [1.04, 1.84] 2.5e-2 160
5 years 0.00 3.29 [2.56, 4.22] 1.3e-20 159
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Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: H7_GLAUCNAS – Other and unspecified glaucoma
GWS hits: 4

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Other and unspecified glaucoma
after Other and unspecified glaucoma

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Other and unspecified glaucoma

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