Acute nasopharyngitis(common cold)


common cold: An upper respiratory tract disease which involves inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nose, throat, eyes, and eustachian tubes with watery then purulent discharge. This is an acute contagious disease caused by rhinoviruses, human parainfluenza viruses, human respiratory syncytial virus, influenza viruses, adenoviruses, enteroviruses, or metapneumovirus.

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 J00
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 460
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 460
Cause of death: ICD-10 J00
Cause of death: ICD-9 460
Cause of death: ICD-8 460


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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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Include endpoints None


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Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 3
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 J00-J06
Name in latin Nasopharyngitis acuta

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 3198 940 2258
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 1.04 0.54 1.67
Mean age at first event (years) 23.63 28.52 21.59


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 0.01 1.17 [0.78, 1.75] 4.5e-1 98
15 years 0.01 0.86 [0.55, 1.33] 4.8e-1 39
5 years 0.00 1.09 [0.55, 2.15] 8.0e-1 10
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Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: J10_COLD – Acute nasopharyngitis(common cold)
GWS hits: 0

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Acute nasopharyngitis(common cold)
after Acute nasopharyngitis(common cold)

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Acute nasopharyngitis(common cold)