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This is a non-core endpoint: only basic statistics are computed.

See its core counterpart C3_COLORECTAL_EXALLC for full statistics.

Colorectal cancer


colorectal cancer: A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the colon or rectum. Representative examples include carcinoma, lymphoma, and sarcoma.

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Endpoint definition

Endpoint definition steps


Phenotype data


1. Apply sex-specific rule



2. Check conditions



3. Check pre-conditions, main-only, mode, registry filters


0 out of 7 registries used, show all original rules.


4. Check minimum number of events



5. Include endpoints


6. Filter based on genotype QC (FinnGen only)


Control definitions (FinnGen only)

Controls for this endpoint are individuals that are not cases.

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy C
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF4

Similar endpoints

List of similar endpoints to Colorectal cancer based on the number of shared cases.

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Case counts by codes

FinnGen case counts by registry codes:

No data for upset plot.

No data for upset table.

Summary Statistics


This endpoint is excluded from FinRegistry analyses (omitted endpoint).


Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 6847 2798 4049
Unadjusted period prevalence (%) 1.81 1.22 2.23
Median age at first event (years) 68.15 66.18 69.51


Age distribution of first events


Year distribution of first events


Cumulative Incidence Function

Not a core endpoint, no data to show.

Mortality – FinRegistry

This endpoint is excluded from FinRegistry analyses (omitted endpoint).

Relationships between endpoints

Index endpoint: C3_COLORECTAL – Colorectal cancer

GWS hits: -

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