Other and unspecified atrophic disorders of skin


skin atrophy: The structural changes and the signs and symptoms of chronologically aged skinand those of corticosteroid induced chronicatrophyof theskinare partially very similar.Thinningof epidermis and laxity as well as dryness, purpura and echymoses occur in both conditions.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode L12_ATROPHICSKINNAS
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: L909/L908, ICD-9: 7018X
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: L909/L908, ICD-9: 7018X
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 4
First defined in version DF2
DOID 2733
GWAS catalog 1000766
MESH D012871
SNOMED CT 400190005

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 36 31 -
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.02 0.03 -
Mean age at first event (years) 58.47 57.23 -
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 2.78 0.0 -

Longitudinal metrics

Sex All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 1 1 -
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 13.89 12.9 -


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