Other heart diseases


heart disease: A disease involving the heart and/or pericardium.

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 None

0 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

Control exclude FG_CVD

Extra metadata

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

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 77711 31722 45989
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 20.61 15.05 27.66
Mean age at first event (years) 63.65 63.01 64.10


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.06 3.73 [3.44, 4.04] <1e-100 18880
15 years 0.01 2.22 [2.06, 2.40] 1.7e-94 7730
5 years 0.00 3.59 [3.37, 3.83] <1e-100 5428
1 year 0.00 11.48 [10.44, 12.63] <1e-100 3702

Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: FG_OTHHEART – Other heart diseases
GWS hits: 48

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Other heart diseases
after Other heart diseases

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Other heart diseases

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