Hypertensin


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Noun1.Hypertensin - any of several vasoconstrictor substances (trade name Hypertensin) that cause narrowing of blood vessels
angiotensin I - a physiologically inactive form of angiotensin that is the precursor to angiotensin II
angiotensin II - a potent vasopressor agent formed from angiotensin I
pressor, vasoconstrictive, vasoconstrictor - any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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The isolation of hypertensin from the circulating blood of dogs by dialysis in an artificial kidney.
The isolation of hypertensin from the circulating blood of normal dogs with experimental renal hypertension by dialysis in an artificial kidney.