Alcohol-induced chronic pancreatitis


alcoholic pancreatitis: Acute or chronic inflammation of the pancreas due to excessive alcohol drinking. Alcoholic pancreatitis usually presents as an acute episode but it is a chronic progressive disease in alcoholics.

Endpoint definition

FinnGen phenotype data

321302 individuals

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Apply sex-specific rule None


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Check conditions None


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Filter registries

Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 K86.00, K86.01, K86.08
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 5771C|5771D
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 $!$
Cause of death: ICD-10 K86.00, K86.01, K86.08
Cause of death: ICD-9 5771C|5771D
Cause of death: ICD-8 $!$


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Check pre-conditions, main-only, mode, ICD version

Look only at ICD versions H.D: 10, 8, 9 ; C.O.D: 10, 8, 9


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Check minimum number of events None


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Include endpoints None


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Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 2
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 1425 324 1101
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.46 0.19 0.82
Mean age at first event (years) 50.40 48.52 50.95


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.06 4.87 [3.16, 7.51] 8.0e-13 246
15 years 0.02 3.47 [2.34, 5.15] 6.5e-10 119
5 years 0.01 5.01 [3.39, 7.40] 6.4e-16 46
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Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: ALCOPANCCHRON – Alcohol-induced chronic pancreatitis
GWS hits: 3

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Alcohol-induced chronic pancreatitis
after Alcohol-induced chronic pancreatitis

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Alcohol-induced chronic pancreatitis