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Table 1 UMLS Category 0 Vocabularies, with the number of terms

From: A tool for sharing annotated research data: the "Category 0" UMLS (Unified Medical Language System) vocabularies

AIR – AI/RHEUM – 685 terms
AOD – Alcohol and Other Drug Thesaurus – 20685 terms
CCS – Clinical Classifications Software – 1608 terms
COSTAR – Computer Stored Ambulatory Records – 3461 terms
CSP – Computer Retrieval of Inform. Scientific Projects (CRISP) – 20434 terms
DXP – DxPlain – 10113 terms
HCPCS – Health Care Financing Admin. Common Proc. Coding System – 5091 terms
HL7 – Health Level 7 Vocabulary – 635 terms
ICD9CM – International Classification of Disease: 9th Revision – 20069 terms
ICPC2P – International Classification of Primary Care – 13383 terms
ICPCBAQ – ICPC Basque translations – 695 terms
ICPCDAN – ICPC Danish translations – 723 terms
ICPCDUT – ICPC Dutch translations – 723 terms
ICPCFIN – ICPC Finnish translations – 722 terms
ICPCFRE – ICPC French translations – 723 terms
ICPCGER – ICPC German translations – 723 terms
ICPCHEB – ICPC Hebrew translations – 485 terms
ICPCHUN – ICPC Hungarian translations – 718 terms
ICPCITA – ICPC Italian translations – 723 terms
ICPCNOR – ICPC Norwegian translations – 722 terms
ICPCPOR – ICPC Portuguese – 723 terms
ICPCSPA – ICPC Spanish – 723 terms
ICPCSWE – ICPC Swedish – 723 terms
LCH – Library of Congress – 6652 terms
LNC – LOINC Logical Observations Identifiers, Names and Codes – 79522 terms
MCM – Gloss. of Meth. Terms for Clin. Epid. Stud. of Human Disorders – 43 terms
MSH – Medical Subject Headings – 516793 terms
MTH – UMLS Metathesaurus – 32072 terms
MTHHH – Metathesaurus Hierarchical HCPCS terms – 322
MTHICD9 – NLM-generated entry terms for ICD-9 18507
MTHMST – Metath. Vers. of Min. Standard Terminol Dig. Endoscopy – 1945 terms
MTHMSTFRE – MTHMST French – 1833 terms
MTHMSTITA – MTHMST Italian – 1799 terms
NCBI – National Center for Bioinformatics Taxonomy – 136466 terms
NCI – National Cancer Institute Thesaurua – 2276 terms
PDQ – Physician Data Query Online System – 19624 terms
QMR – Quick Medical Reference – 943 terms
RAM – Randolph A. Miller Clinically Related Concepts – 258 terms
RXNORM – RxNorm of National Library of Medicine – 33906 terms
SPN – Standard Product Nomenclature of U.S. Food and Drug Admin – 5064 term
SRC – UMLS Metathesaurus Source Terminologies – 695 terms
UWDA – University of Washington Digital Anatomist – 79463 terms
VANDF – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs – 15795 terms