Gout, strict definition

Description

gout: A condition characterized by painful swelling of the joints, which is caused by deposition of urate crystals.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode GOUT_STRICT
Medicine purchases: ATC codes M04AA01|M04AA03|M04AB01|M04AB03
Conditions required GOUT_IDIOP_NOS
First defined in version DF3
Ontology
DOID 13189
GWAS catalog 0004274
MESH D006073
SNOMED CT 190828008

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 1199 253 946
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.69 0.26 1.26
Mean age at first event (years) 61.32 67.25 59.74
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 5.84 9.09 4.97

Longitudinal metrics

Sex All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 5 3 6
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 65.95 59.92 68.98

First-event distributions

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