Ventral hernia


No definition available.

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 K43
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 5512|5522|5532
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 5512
Cause of death: ICD-10 K43
Cause of death: ICD-9 5512|5522|5532
Cause of death: ICD-8 5512

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 K11_HERNIA

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 3
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 K40-K46
Name in latin Hernia abdominalis ventralis

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 7628 4110 3518
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 2.02 1.95 2.12
Mean age at first event (years) 56.68 55.06 58.58


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.03 2.03 [1.57, 2.64] 1.0e-7 1046
15 years 0.01 1.52 [1.26, 1.85] 2.1e-5 531
5 years 0.00 2.11 [1.72, 2.58] 7.3e-13 255
1 year 0.00 3.78 [2.91, 4.92] 4.3e-23 87

Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: K11_VENTHER – Ventral hernia
GWS hits: 11

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Ventral hernia
after Ventral hernia

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Ventral hernia

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