Skip to main content

Arthritis Diagnoses

    Basic Details
    Date Posted
    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.

    This document is an Excel spreadsheet that includes multiple layers of data configured using pivot tables. If you do not have Excel, click here to obtain a free version of Microsoft’s Excel Viewer.

    If you are using a web page screen reader and are unable to access this document, please contact the Mini-Sentinel Operations Center for assistance by clicking on the Submit Comments link above or sending an email requesting assistance to

    The information contained on this website is provided as part of FDA's commitment to place knowledge acquired from the Mini-Sentinel pilot in the public domain as soon as possible. Please read the disclaimer.

    Additional Details
    FDA Center
    Time Period
    2000 - 2011
    Analysis Type
    Population / Cohort
    All individuals
    Data Sources
    Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)