Other embolism and thrombosis


hepatic vein thrombosis: A condition in which the hepatic venous outflow is obstructed anywhere from the small hepatic veins to the junction of the inferior vena cava and the right atrium. Usually the blockage is extrahepatic and caused by blood clots (thrombus) or fibrous webs. Parenchymal fibrosis is uncommon.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode I9_THROMBOTH
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: I82, ICD-9: 453, ICD-8: 453
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: I82, ICD-9: 453, ICD-8: 453
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
DOID 11512
GWAS catalog 1000966
SNOMED CT 38739001

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 1077 602 475
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.81 0.8 0.83
Mean age at first event (years) 56.36 55.69 57.21
Median number of events / individual 1 1 1

Clinical metrics

Sex All Female Male
Recurrence within 6 months (%) 11.14 11.3 10.95
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 10.31 10.63 9.89