Ischaemic Stroke, excluding all haemorrhages


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_EXH
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: I63/I64, ICD-9: 4341A/4330A/4331A/4339A/436/4340A/4349A, ICD-8: 433|434|436
Hospital Discharge registry: exclude ICD-10 I636
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: I63/I64, ICD-9: 4339A/4349A/4341A/4331A/4340A/4330A/436, ICD-8: 433|434|436
Cause of Death registry: exclude ICD-10 I636
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
DOID 6713
GWAS catalog 0003763
MESH D002561
SNOMED CT 62914000

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 6462 2927 3535
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 4.87 3.9 6.16
Mean age at first event (years) 65.82 66.88 64.94
Median number of events / individual 1 1 1

Clinical metrics

Sex All Female Male
Recurrence within 6 months (%) 31.86 29.52 33.8
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 18.62 18.79 18.47