hypopituitarism: A condition of diminution or cessation of secretion of one or more hormones from the anterior pituitary gland. This may result from surgical or radiation ablation, non-secretory pituitary neoplasms, metastatic tumors, infarction, pituitary apoplexy, infiltrative or granulomatous processes, and other conditions.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode E4_HYPOPIT
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: E230, ICD-8: 2531
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: E230, ICD-8: 2531
KELA reimboursements codes 101
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 4
First defined in version DF2
DOID 9406
GWAS catalog 0001380
MESH D007018
SNOMED CT 74728003

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 680 263 417
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.39 0.27 0.55
Mean age at first event (years) 43.88 42.19 44.94
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 2.79 1.52 3.6

Longitudinal metrics

Sex All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 3 3 3
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 57.79 54.75 59.71


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