Arthritis Diagnoses

Basic Details
Date Posted
Friday, June 22, 2012
Health Outcome(s)
Felty's syndrome
inflammatory polyarthropathy
juvenile chronic polyarthritis
rheumatoid arthritis

Summary table assessment of the counts and prevalence of arthritis diagnoses in the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database using ICD-9-CM (International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification) Diagnosis Codes, specifically "Rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory polyarthropathies" (ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 714.0), "Felty's syndrome" (ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 714.1), "Other rheumatoid arthritis with visceral or systemic involvement" (ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 714.2), "juvenile chronic polyarthritis" (ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 714.3), "Other specified inflammatory polyarthropathies" (ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 714.8), and "Unspecified inflammatory polyarthropathy" (ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 714.9). Results were generated using the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Query Tool and the ICD-9-CM Summary Table. Summary tables are precompiled stratified counts. Queries were run in the outpatient setting. Queries were executed in August 2011. This report includes data from 15 Data Partners.

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Additional Details
FDA Center
Time Period
2000 - 2011
Study Type
Summary Table
Assessment Type
Exploratory Analyses
Population / Cohort
All individuals
Data Sources
Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)