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TableĀ 2 Spelling error types by corpus and frequency

From: An efficient prototype method to identify and correct misspellings in clinical text

Misspelling type Surgical pathology notes Emergency visit and progress notes
Insertion 10 (20.8%) 32 (15.2%)
Omission 25 (52.1%) 103 (48.8%)
Transposition 8 (16.7%) 40 (19%)
Wrong letter 2 (04.1%) 27 (12.8%)
Multiple/mixed 3 (06.3%) 9 (04.2%)
Totals 48 (100%) 211 (100%)