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Table 1 Examples of pre-cordinated and post-coordinated concepts from the NCBI disease corpus

From: CUILESS2016: a clinical corpus applying compositional normalization of text mentions

Type / Subtype Identifiers Text mention example Concept name/s
Pre-coordinated 1 Bone dysplasia Bone diseases, Developmental
Compositional / Aggregate (|) 2 Breast or ovarian cancer Breast cancer|Ovarian cancer
Compositional / Composed (+) 3 Inherited neuromuscular disease Neuromuscular disease + Genetic diseases + Inborn
  1. Post-coordinated concepts of type (“aggregate” or “composed”) have 2 or more identifiers