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

See its core counterpart C3_ENDOCRINE_EXALLC for full statistics.

Malignant neoplasm of endocrine gland


endocrine neoplasm: A benign or malignant neoplasm arising from the epithelial cells of an endocrine organ. Representative examples include pituitary gland adenoma, pituitary gland carcinoma, thyroid gland carcinoma, carcinoid tumor, and neuroendocrine carcinoma.

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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 2
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF4

Similar endpoints

List of similar endpoints to Malignant neoplasm of endocrine gland based on the number of shared cases.

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Case counts by codes

FinnGen case counts by registry codes:

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Summary Statistics


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


Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 2029 1476 553
Unadjusted period prevalence (%) 0.55 0.64 0.30
Median age at first event (years) 50.94 48.27 58.05


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_ENDOCRINE – Malignant neoplasm of endocrine gland

GWS hits: -

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