Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis


acute disseminated encephalomyelitis: An encephalomyelitis characterized by inflammation located_in brain and located_in spinal cord that damages myelin. It usually occurs after viral infection, but also following vaccination, bacterial or parasitic infection.

Endpoint definition

FinnGen phenotype data

392423 individuals

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Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 G04.0#
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 3235A
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 32300
Cause of death: ICD-10 G04.0#
Cause of death: ICD-9 3235A
Cause of death: ICD-8 32300

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


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Control definitions

Control exclude G6_NEUINFL

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 3
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 G04
Name in latin Encephalitis disseminata acuta

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 53 31 22
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.01 0.01 0.01
Mean age at first event (years) 28.92 25.87 33.20


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 - - - -
15 years - - - -
5 years - - - -
1 year - - - -

Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: G6_ADEM – Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis
GWS hits:

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis
after Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis

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