obesity: A disorder involving an excessive amount of body fat.

Endpoint definition

FinnGen phenotype data
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Filter registries Inpat., Oupat.

Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 E66

Check pre-conditions None

Check conditions None

Apply sex-specific rule None

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Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy C
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 E65-E68
Name in latin Obesitas

Similar endpoints

List of similar endpoints to Obesity based on the number of shared cases.

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Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 11481 7429 4052
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 4.42 5.06 3.58
Mean age at first event (years) 48.19 46.20 51.83


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.05 3.20 [2.32, 4.42] 1.4e-12 917
15 years 0.03 3.90 [3.03, 5.02] 3.9e-26 796
5 years 0.01 7.01 [5.74, 8.57] 7.4e-81 384
1 year - - - -


Index endpoint: E4_OBESITY – Obesity
GWS hits: 11

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Obesity
after Obesity

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