Primary angle-closure glaucoma

primary angle closure glaucoma: The sudden increase of intraocular pressure, resulting in pain and an abrupt decrease in visual acuity.

Endpoint definition

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

Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 H40.2
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 3652
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 37500|37511
Cause of death: ICD-10 H40.2
Cause of death: ICD-9 3652
Cause of death: ICD-8 37500|37511

Check pre-conditions None

Include endpoints None

Check conditions None

Apply sex-specific rule None

diagram downward connector H7_GLAUCCLOSEPRIM

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 3
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 H40
Name in latin Glaucoma congestivum primarium

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 718 439 279
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.28 0.30 0.25
Mean age at first event (years) 63.25 63.44 62.95


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.03 1.83 [1.05, 3.19] 3.3e-2 145
15 years 0.01 2.08 [1.36, 3.19] 7.1e-4 114
5 years 0.00 3.10 [2.07, 4.64] 4.1e-8 51
1 year - - - -


Index endpoint: H7_GLAUCCLOSEPRIM – Primary angle-closure glaucoma
GWS hits: 0

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Primary angle-closure glaucoma
after Primary angle-closure glaucoma

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Primary angle-closure glaucoma