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NEC

Abbreviation for:
necrotising enterocolitis
necrosis
neuroendocrine carcinoma
neuroendocrine cell
nonesterified cholesterol
not elsewhere classified 
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NEC

Symbol for
2. Nonesterified cholesterol.
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Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)

A disorder in newborns caused by bacterial or viral invasion of vulnerable intestinal tissues.
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This study also demonstrated that the CT perfusion based penumbra volume could not be accurately assessed by clinical parameters, NECT or CTA [25].
Previously reported GHRH secreting NECT were usually large enough to be seen on CT scan of abdomen and chest respectively.
Additional Paks offered by third-party developers in the future are expected to complement those already available through NECT.
Follow up NECT after 48hrs showed no increase in size of hypodensity in all selected regions (16- Area A).
"Because of this it was right to ask the NECT to prepare the development guidance, which addresses the three themes of understanding the heritage assets, evaluating what is significant and managing change.
Patients with a normal NECT, no neurological clinical signs, no history of tuberculosis, and no known tumours or risk factors for venous thrombosis have a very small chance of missed pathology when using only NECT.
FIGURE 5: Multinodular goitre with anterior mediastinal extension in a 40yr female: NECT showing soft tissue mass with cystic areas and specks of calcifications in anterior mediastinum (a).
The acquisition - NECT's first in Cumbria - comes in what is the 50th anniversary of the organisation, whose achievements range from rescuing Belford Hall in Northumberland to the former Exchange Buildings town hall in Sunderland.
NECT revealed a right latero--uterine mass without fat stranding and shows few hypodense areas of necrosis.
An- droid smartphones can instantly con- nect names to those in photos and share the images using social net- working service Facebook, photo- sharing website Flickr, or by email or instant message.
She was active in Rotary International and the NECT Chamber of Commerce.