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ECC

1 abbreviation for emergency cardiac care.
2 abbreviation for external cardiac compression.

ECC

Abbreviation for:
eccentric contractions
Edgbaston Commissioning Consortia 
embryonal cell carcinoma
emergency cardiac care
emergency care centre
endocervical curettage
enterochromaffin cells
estimated creatinine clearance
evaluation of clinical competence
external chest compression
extracorporal circulation

ECC

Endocervical curettage, see there.

Extracorporeal circuit (ECC)

The path the hemodialysis patient's blood takes outside of the body. It typically consists of plastic tubing, a hemodialysis machine, and a dialyzer.
Mentioned in: Dialysis, Kidney
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Elliptic curve cryptography is a proven alternative to traditional algorithms associated with PKI and the applications that employ public key operations and provides processing efficiencies that are well suited to emerging markets and security requirements.
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