Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis

acute disseminated encephalomyelitis: An encephalomyelitis characterized by inflammation located_in brain and located_in spinal cord that damages myelin. It usually occurs after viral infection, but also following vaccination, bacterial or parasitic infection.

Endpoint definition

FinnGen phenotype data
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Filter registries Inpat., Oupat., Death

Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 G04.0#
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 3235A
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 32300
Cause of death: ICD-10 G04.0#
Cause of death: ICD-9 3235A
Cause of death: ICD-8 32300

Check pre-conditions None

Include endpoints None

Check conditions None

Apply sex-specific rule None

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Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 3
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 G04
Name in latin Encephalitis disseminata acuta

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 35 22 13
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.01 0.01 0.01
Mean age at first event (years) 28.80 25.90 33.71


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 - - - -
15 years - - - -
5 years - - - -
1 year - - - -


Index endpoint: G6_ADEM – Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis
GWS hits:

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis
after Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Acute disseminated encephalitis/encephalomyelitis