JCA

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JCA

(1) (Java Cryptography Architecture) The security functions for the Java platform. It includes the Java Security API as well as the Java Cryptography Extension (JCE), which adds more programming interfaces for encryption and key exchange. It also provides a mechanism for adding third-party security packages such as algorithms and digital signatures into Java applications.

(2) (Java Connector Architecture) See Java Connector.
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JIA has replaced former classification nomenclature, including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA) internationally.
In a study of patients with juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA), infections (62% of patients), headache (19%), abdominal pain (19%), vomiting (13%), and nausea (9%) occurred more frequently than in adults.
Rehabilitation in children with juvenile chronic arthritis.
A booklet called Tim Has Arthritis, produced by medical research charity the Arthritis Research Campaign, is designed to explain to children aged between four and eight what to expect once they have been diagnosed with juvenile chronic arthritis - without frightening them.
With juvenile chronic arthritis, all the joints are sore when they are inflamed," says physiotherapist Sue Maillard.
JIA has replaced former classification nomenclature including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) in the USA and juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA) internationally.
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