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ACH

Automated Clearing House

An electronic funds transfer system allowing for the instantaneous transfer of money between users for payroll deductions, tax refunds, direct deposits, and more transactions. It is run by the National Automated Clearing House Association.
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Adrenocorticotrophic hormone; adrenocortical steroids and their synthetic analogs; inhibitors of the synthesis and actions of adrenocortical hormones.
An oversecretion of adrenocortical hormones results in Cushing's syndrome, and a decreased or absent production of adrenocortical hormones results in Addison's disease.
Additional factors that increase the risk of seizure during hyperbaric oxygen therapy include an increase in carbon dioxide inhalation, (watch for hypoventilation) hyperthermia, insulin, adrenocortical hormones, and amphetamines.