Pemphigus vulgaris


pemphigus vulgaris: Pemphigus vulgaris is a rare chronic blistering skin disease and the most common form of pemphigus.

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 L10.0
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 6944A
Cause of death: ICD-10 L10.0
Cause of death: ICD-9 6944A

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 L12_BULLOUS

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 4
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 L10
Name in latin Pemphigus vulgaris

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 52 34 18
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.01 0.02 0.01
Mean age at first event (years) 54.92 51.51 61.38


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: L12_PEMPHIGUS_VULG – Pemphigus vulgaris
GWS hits:

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Pemphigus vulgaris
after Pemphigus vulgaris

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Pemphigus vulgaris

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