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This is a non-core endpoint: only basic statistics are computed.

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Diabetic nephropathy


diabetic neuropathy: A chronic, pathological complication associated with diabetes mellitus, where nerve damages are incurred due to diabetic microvascular injury involving small blood vessels that supply these nerves, resulting in peripheral and/or autonomic nerve dysfunction.

Endpoint definition

FinnGen phenotype data

392423 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 N08.3*
Cause of death: ICD-10 N08.3*

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


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Check minimum number of events None


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Remove individuals based on genotype QC


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Control definitions


Extra metadata

First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2

Similar endpoints

List of similar endpoints to Diabetic nephropathy based on the number of shared cases.

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Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 4111 1434 2677
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 1.09 0.68 1.61
Mean age at first event (years) 55.33 49.43 58.48


Not a core endpoint, no data to show.

Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence

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Index endpoint: DM_NEPHROPATHY – Diabetic nephropathy
GWS hits:

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Diabetic nephropathy
after Diabetic nephropathy

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Diabetic nephropathy