Cardiomyopathy (excluding other)


cardiomyopathy: A disease of the heart muscle or myocardium proper. Cardiomyopathies may be classified as either primary or secondary, on the basis of etiology, or on the pathophysiology of the lesion: hypertrophic, dilated, or restrictive.

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 None


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Check pre-conditions, main-only, mode, ICD version None


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Check minimum number of events None


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Extra metadata

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

Similar endpoints

List of similar endpoints to Cardiomyopathy (excluding other) based on the number of shared cases.

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Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 3341 920 2421
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 1.08 0.53 1.79
Mean age at first event (years) 59.46 57.20 60.32


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.08 6.42 [5.10, 8.09] 3.3e-56 753
15 years 0.02 3.03 [2.40, 3.82] 5.5e-21 314
5 years 0.01 4.99 [3.98, 6.26] 7.4e-44 222
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Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: FG_CARDMYO – Cardiomyopathy (excluding other)
GWS hits: 5

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Cardiomyopathy (excluding other)
after Cardiomyopathy (excluding other)

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Cardiomyopathy (excluding other)