Stroke, excluding SAH


cerebrovascular disorder: A disorder resulting from inadequate blood flow in the vessels that supply the brain. Representative examples include cerebrovascular ischemia, cerebral embolism, and cerebral infarction.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode I9_STR
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: I63/I61/I64, ICD-9: 436/4339A/4340A/4349A/4341A/4331A/4330A/431, ICD-8: 431|433|434|436
Hospital Discharge registry: exclude ICD-10 I636
Hospital Discharge registry: exclude ICD-8 43101|43191
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: I63/I61/I64, ICD-9: 4330A/431/4340A/4349A/4341A/4331A/436/4339A, ICD-8: 431|433|434|436
Cause of Death registry: exclude ICD-10 I636
Cause of Death registry: exclude ICD-8 43101|43191
Level in the ICD-hierarchy C
First defined in version DF2
DOID 6713
GWAS catalog 0003763
MESH D002561
SNOMED CT 62914000

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 7142 3236 3906
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 5.39 4.31 6.8
Mean age at first event (years) 65.61 66.74 64.68
Median number of events / individual 1 1 1

Clinical metrics

Sex All Female Male
Recurrence within 6 months (%) 32.89 30.75 34.66
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 19.8 20.02 19.61