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Table 6 Comparison between the combination of LexicalMatcher and ThesaurusMatcher, and the LexicalMatcher alone

From: Tackling the challenges of matching biomedical ontologies

Task Lexical+Thesaurus Lexical only
  Precision Recall F-measure Precision Recall F-measure
Anatomy 95.7% 71.4% 81.8% 96.1% 69.7% 80.8%
FMA-NCI small 95.8% 83.7% 89.3% 96.8% 81.8% 88.7%
FMA-SNOMED small 96.9% 62.9% 76.3% 97.8% 62.2% 76.0%
SNOMED-NCI small 95.5% 59.9% 73.6% 95.9% 59.1% 73.1%
FMA-NCI whole 63.0% 82.9% 71.6% 65.4% 81.8% 72.7%
FMA-SNOMED whole 90.1% 62.8% 74.0% 92.8% 62.2% 74.5%
SNOMED-NCI whole 81.3% 59.7% 68.8% 82.0% 59.1% 68.7%