Schizoaffective disorder


schizoaffective disorder: A disorder in which the individual suffers from both symptoms that qualify as schizophrenia and symptoms that qualify as a mood disorder (e.g., depression or bipolar disorder) for a substantial portion (but not all) of the active period of the illness; for the remainder of the active period of the illness, the individual suffers from delusions or hallucinations in the absence of prominent mood symptoms.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode F5_SCHIZOAFF
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: F25, ICD-8: 2957
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: F25, ICD-8: 2957
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
DOID 5418
GWAS catalog 0005411

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 1290 743 547
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.97 0.99 0.95
Mean age at first event (years) 37.48 37.99 36.79
Median number of events / individual 6 8 5

Clinical metrics

Sex All Female Male
Recurrence within 6 months (%) 67.05 69.31 63.99
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 0.7 0.4 1.1