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BNP

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Clearance of human brain natriuretic peptide in rabbits; effect of the kidney, the natriuretic peptide clearance receptor, and peptidase activity.
The test for brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) should be used to screen patients with suspected, new-onset heart failure to determine who should get an echocardiogram.
Quantitative mass spectral evidence for the absence of circulating brain natriuretic peptide (BNP-32) in severe human heart failure.
Serum brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels in pre-interventional state were 1915.
Plasma brain natriuretic peptide levels indicate the distance from decompensated heart failure.
Brain natriuretic peptide predicts right heart failure in patients with acute pulmonary embolism.
Attenuation of compensation of endogenous cardiac natriuretic peptide system in chronic heart failure: prognostic role of plasma brain natriuretic peptide concentration in patients with chronic symptomatic left ventricular dysfunction," Circulation, vol.
Plasma Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) as an Indicator of Left Ventricular Function, Early Outcome and Mechanical Complications after Acute Myocardial Infarction.
Biochemical tests revealed increased brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) level 3880 pg/mL (N: 0-100).
Effects of valsartan on circulating brain natriuretic peptide and norepinephrine in symptomatic chronic heart failure.