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Table 1 Result of discovering misdiagnosis

From: A method for exploring implicit concept relatedness in biomedical knowledge network

  Differential diagnosis Possible misdiagnosis diseases Similar diseases in DO
  diseases (number) (N 1) (percentage) (N 2) (percentage)
Type 1 diabetes 6 5 83.3 % 3 50.0 %
Acute pancreatitis 6 4 66.7 % 1 16.7 %
Sinusitis 5 4 80.0 % 2 40.0 %
Tuberculous meningitis 5 5 100.0 % 2 40.0 %
Cystitis 8 4 50.0 % 3 37.5 %
Acute tracheobronchitis 5 5 100.0 % 2 40.0 %
Average for 50 common diseases 6.2 4.5 72.6 % 2.2 35.5 %