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na·tri·u·re·sis

 (nā′trə-yo͝o-rē′sĭs)
n.
Excretion of excessive amounts of sodium in the urine.

[New Latin natriūrēsis : natrium, sodium (from French natron, natron; see natron) + ūrēsis, urination (from Greek ourēsis, from ourein, to urinate; see uretic).]

na′tri·u·ret′ic (-rĕt′ĭk) adj.
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natriuretic

(ˌneɪtrɪjʊˈrɛtɪk)
n
(Pharmacology) any substance that prevents the re-absorption of sodium from urine
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to natriuresis
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Adj.1.natriuretic - of or relating to natriuresis
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na·tri·u·ret·ic

n. natriurético-a. V.: diuretic.
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There are several methods for diagnosing HF, one of which is the use of biochemical markers such as natriuretic peptides. The history of the natriuretic peptides discovery was in 1956 when early researches showed similarities between granules in endocrine glands with the cells found in atria by using electron microscope.
Adjustment for NYHA class showed no association between Natriuretic peptide levels and syncope or the presence or absence of angina suggesting that the stimulus for increased secretion of Natriuretic peptides by cardiac myocytes is associated with the clinical manifestation and exertional dyspnoea.
Cenderitide is a dual receptor natriuretic peptide and recent positive results in Novartis' PARADIGM-HF trial have shown that the mechanism of action of their ARNI (angiotensin receptor neprilysin inhibitor) can raise the level of endogenous natriuretic peptides by preventing their enzymatic breakdown in chronic heart failure patients.
Cenderitide is a dual receptor natriuretic peptide. Recent positive results in Novartis' PAR-ADIGM-HF trial have shown that the mechanism of action of their angiotensin receptor neprilysin inhibitor can raise the level of endogenous natriuretic peptides by preventing their enzymatic breakdown in chronic heart failure patients.