Acne varioliformis


acne: An inflammatory process of the sebaceous glands which is characterized by comedones, nodules, papules and/or pustules on the skin.

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 L70.2
Hospital discharge: ICD-9 7060A
Hospital discharge: ICD-8 70601
Cause of death: ICD-10 L70.2
Cause of death: ICD-9 7060A
Cause of death: ICD-8 70601


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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 4
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 L70
Name in latin Acne varioliformis

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 54 29 25
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.02 0.02 0.02
Mean age at first event (years) 49.14 47.82 50.67


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 - - - -
15 years - - - -
5 years - - - -
1 year - - - -

Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: L12_ACNE_VARIOLIFORMIS – Acne varioliformis
GWS hits:

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Acne varioliformis
after Acne varioliformis

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Acne varioliformis