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Table 4 Recognition of disease in sentences; without the most frequent diseases.

From: Assessment of disease named entity recognition on a corpus of annotated sentences

  Benchmark Diseases Annotated Diseases FP TP Recall Precision F-measure
D look-up 586 269 542 217 143 399 68.09 73.62 70.74
Statistical 586 269 760 299 313 447 76.28 58.82 66.42
MetaMap 586 269 413 182 95 318 54.27 77.00 63.66
Vote 1 586 269 908 347 398 510 87.03 56.17 68.27
Vote 2 586 269 532 218 123 409 69.80 76.88 73.17
Vote 3 586 269 278 130 30 248 42.32 89.21 57.41
This table shows the total number of diseases in the benchmark (Benchmark), the number of distinct diseases (Diseases), the number of diseases annotated by the method and the number of unique diseases identified. Then we present the result on standard measures like precision and recall.