Rare Disease Trend Ranking in MDV Data (2019)
1. What Kind of Information is Included in MDV Database?
MDV database contains medical treatment, disease, and partial blood test results information allowing different analysis from pharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers, academia, research institution, and health insurance providers.
Within the medical treatment information, medication are included. Medication information can be broken down to generic names and brand names. These information can be utilized to specify your target patient population.
2. Rare Disease Trend Ranking in MDV Data (January 2019- December 2019)
From MDV Database containing over 400 hospitals with more that 30 million patient data
|No||ICD10 codes||Disease name||Number of Patients|
|3||M32||Systemic lupus erythematosus||34,330|
|4||K743||Primary biliary cirrhosis||24,711|
|6||I270||Primary pulmonary hypertension||17,314|
|7||D693||Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura||16,421|
|8||K50||Crohn disease [regional enteritis]||13,860|
|11||J841||Idiopathic interstitial pneumonia||8,644|
|12||G35/G360||Multiple sclerosis/Neuromyelitis optica [Devic]||7,081|
|15||M340||Progressive systemic sclerosis||5,191|
|16||G122||Motor neuron disease||3,893|
|17||M488||Ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament||3,323|
|18||G618||Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy||2,776|
|19||G231||Progressive supranuclear ophthalmoplegia [Steele-Richardson-Olszewski]||2,641|
Since MDV database is based on mid-size hospitals, it is likely that rare disease are seen in a more specialized hospitals which is why abundance number of patients are confirmed.