Glaucoma

Description

glaucoma: Increased pressure in the eyeball due to obstruction of the outflow of aqueous humor.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode H7_GLAUCOMA
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: H40/H42
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: H42/H40
Include H7_GLAUCSUSP, H7_GLAUCPRIMOPEN, H7_GLAUCCLOSEPRIM, H7_GLAUCSECTRAUMA, H7_GLAUCSECINFLAM, H7_GLAUCSECDISEASE, H7_GLAUCSECDRUG, H7_GLAUCNAS, H7_GLAUCOMAMEDICATION, H7_GLAUCINOTH
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 2
First defined in version DF2
Ontology
DOID 1686
GWAS catalog 0000516
MESH D005901
SNOMED CT 23986001

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 5409 3260 2149
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 4.08 4.34 3.74
Mean age at first event (years) 62.59 62.63 62.54
Median number of events / individual 3 3 3

Clinical metrics

Sex All Female Male
Recurrence within 6 months (%) 52.06 50.12 55.0
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 4.4 3.37 5.96

Event distributions

Associations