Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial

hypertension: Persistently high systemic arterial blood pressure. Based on multiple readings (blood pressure determination), hypertension is currently defined as when systolic pressure is consistently greater than 140 mm Hg or when diastolic pressure is consistently 90 mm Hg or more.

Endpoint definition

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

Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 I27.0
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 4160A
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 42600
Cause of death: ICD-10 I27.0
Cause of death: ICD-9 4160A
Cause of death: ICD-8 42600

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 I27
Name in latin Hypertensio pulmonalis primaria

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 147 104 43
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.06 0.07 0.04
Mean age at first event (years) 54.70 54.12 56.09


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


Index endpoint: I9_HYPTENSPUL – Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial
GWS hits: 1

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial
after Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial