Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Dictionary » B type natriuretic peptide
 

B type natriuretic peptide

Introduction: B type natriuretic peptide

Description of B type natriuretic peptide

B type natriuretic peptide: A PEPTIDE that is secreted by the BRAIN and the HEART ATRIA, stored mainly in cardiac ventricular MYOCARDIUM. It can cause NATRIURESIS; DIURESIS; VASODILATION; and inhibits secretion of RENIN and ALDOSTERONE. It improves heart function. It contains 32 AMINO ACIDS.
Source: Diseases Database

B type natriuretic peptide: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for B type natriuretic peptide:

Terms associated with B type natriuretic peptide:

Terms Similar to B type natriuretic peptide:

Source: Diseases Database

External links related to: B type natriuretic peptide

Source: Diseases Database

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Acute myeloid leukemia FAB-M6
  • Acute myeloid leukemia in remission
  • Acute myeloid leukemia without mention of remission
  • Acute myeloid leukemia, adult
  • Acute myelomonocytic leukemia
  • Acute myocardial infarction
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of anterolateral wall
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of anterolateral wall, episode of care unspecified
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of anterolateral wall, initial episode of care
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of anterolateral wall, subsequent episode of care
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of inferolateral wall
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of inferolateral wall, episode of care unspecified
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of inferolateral wall, initial episode of care
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of inferolateral wall, subsequent episode of care
  • Acute myocardial infarction, of inferoposterior wall

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about B type natriuretic peptide:

      
      
    powered by
    Google
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise