Iodine-deficiency-related goitre


endemic goiter: thyroid gland enlargement caused by inadequate dietary iodine intake. It occurs in areas in which the soil lacks iodine compounds or there is low seafood consumption.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode E4_IODGOITRE
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: E01
Hospital Discharge registry: exclude ICD-10 E018
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: E01
Cause of Death registry: exclude ICD-10 E018
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
DOID 13198
GWAS catalog 1000916
MESH D006043
SNOMED CT 56805008

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 13 9 N/A
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.01 0.01 N/A
Mean age at first event (years) 59.35 62.0 N/A
Median number of events / individual 1 1 N/A

Clinical metrics

Sex All Female Male
Recurrence within 6 months (%) N/A N/A N/A
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 15.38 11.11 N/A