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What does ECS stand for?

ECS stands for Economy Class Syndrome (Deep Vein Thrombosis)

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But airlines argued they were only liable for "accidents" and that DVT, known as economy class syndrome, wasn't in this category.
Byline: By GEMNMA WILLIAMS South Wales Echo A woman whose daughter died from so-called economy class syndrome after a long-haul flight has pledged to continue her fight for justice.
140) RELATED ARTICLE: Economy CLASS SYNDROME Deep vein thrombosis--blood clots, usually in the deep veins of the legs--can be the result of sitting in cramped airplane seats for long flights.
The daughters of a man who died from economy class syndrome are to hand a petition to Prime Minister Tony Blair.
Gary Gibson, 37, collapsed in Majorca earlier this month from possible economy class syndrome after flying in on a family holiday from Scotland.