Respiratory failure


Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0002878

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0002878


Case Control
5184 455010

Phenotype Definition

A severe form of respiratory insufficiency characterized by inadequate gas exchange such that the levels of oxygen or carbon dioxide cannot be maintained within normal limits. [HPO:probinson]

Phenotype Comment

Respiratory failure is classified as type 1 with hypoxemia (arterial partial pressure of oxygen less than 60 mmHg) without hypercapnea, and type 2 with hypoxemia in the present of hypercapnea (partial pressure of carbon dioxide over 50 mmHg).

Top SNP Information

Associated Diseases

ID Name Top Correlation
ICD: J441 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with acute exacerbation, unspecified 7/20
ICD: J969 Respiratory failure, unspecified 8/20