Skip to main content

Table 1 Number of people in the study with each immune-mediated disease, and percentage of females.

From: Risk of venous thromboembolism in people admitted to hospital with selected immune-mediated diseases: record-linkage study

Exposure cohort (and ICD code1) ORLS1 ORLS2 England
  Total (% female) Total (% female) Total (% female)
Addison's disease (255.4) 489 (64) 624 (60) 10,257 (60)
Ankylosing spondylitis (720) 976 (30) 991 (29) 2,2001 (29)
Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia (283) 421 (55) 377 (59) 7,854 (55)
Chronic active hepatitis (571.4) 431 (61) 209 (71) 4512 (70)
Coeliac disease (579.0) 1,722 (61) 2,324 (66) 48,239 (66)
Dermatomyositis, polymyositis (710.3,710.4) 328 (63) 268 (70) 6,002 (63)
Diabetes mellitus under 30 (250) 4,950 (47) 4,410 (48) 79,581 (48)
Goodpasture's syndrome (446.2) 76 (53) 53 (43) 999 (45)
Hashimoto's thyroiditis (245) 524 (87) 384 (90) 8,573 (88)
Idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura (287.3) 779 (54) 1,221 (57) 25,984 (55)
Multiple sclerosis (340) 3,823 (66) 4,106 (68) 81,950 (68)
Myasthenia gravis (358) 379 (63) 420 (57) 10,024 (51)
Myxoedema (244) 6,738 (82) 23,456 (81) 63,0354 (81)
Pemphigus, pemphigoid (694.4,694.5) 537 (57) 492 (57) 11,480 (57)
Pernicious anaemia (281) 4,131 (63) 1,457 (70) 47,092 (68)
Polyarteritis nodosa (446) 298 (42) 84 (42) 2,088 (43)
Primary biliary cirrhosis (571.6) 359 (77) 367 (83) 9,060 (85)
Psoriasis (696.0,696.1,696.8,696.9) 3,910 (52) 3,365 (48) 85,358 (48)
Rheumatoid arthritis (714) 14,231 (73) 11,241 (72) 268,005 (71)
Scleroderma (710.1) 363 (80) 542 (85) 11,643 (82)
Sjogren's syndrome (710.2) 165 (86) 446 (89) 12,680 (89)
Systemic lupus erythematosus (710.0) 594 (86) 997 (87) 23,544 (87)
Thyrotoxicosis (242) 5,503 (81) 3,986 (89) 91,913 (79)
  1. 1 ICD 9 codes for each disease (equivalent codes were used for cases coded in ICD Revisions 7, 8 and 10)