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70074-0Angiotensin II [Mass/volume] in Plasma --supineActive

Part Descriptions

LP15389-7   Angiotensin II
The active form of angiotensin. An octapeptide found in blood, it is synthesized from ANGIOTENSIN I and quickly destroyed. Angiotensin II causes profound vasoconstriction with a resulting increase in blood pressure. It differs among species by the amino acid in position 5. The human form has ISOLEUCINE in this position. The clinically and experimentally used bovine form has VALINE in position 5. Medically useful antagonism is obtained with ACE INHIBITORS or with ANGIOTENSIN II TYPE 1 RECEPTOR BLOCKERS. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

LP15389-7   Angiotensin II
Angiotensin II is an eight amino acid peptide formed by Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) cleavage of Angiotensin I. Angiotensin II is metabolized further to Angiotensin III. Angiotensin II release is controlled by Renin, blood pressure, blood volume, sodium balance and by Aldosterone concentration. Levels of Angiotensin II are increased in many types of hypertension. Angiotensin II stimulates the release of Anti-Diuretic Hormone, ACTH, Prolactin, Luteinizing Hormone, Oxytocin and Aldosterone. Angiotensin II increases vasoconstriction and inhibits tubular resorption of sodium, and can increase endothelial cell growth. Source: Inter Science Institute, Inter Science Institute

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Angiotensin II^supine
Property
MCnc
Time
Pt
System
Plas
Scale
Qn
Method

Additional Names

Short Name
Angiotensin II sup Plas-mCnc
Display Name
Angiotensin II supine (P) [Mass/Vol]
Consumer Name Alpha
Angiotensin II supine, Blood

Basic Attributes

Class
CHAL
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 2.40
Last Updated
Version 2.70
Change Reason
Release 2.68: CLASS: Place supine and standing terms consistently in CHAL class
Order vs. Observation
Both

Member of these Groups

LG50189-6 Angiotensin II^supine|Pt|Plas

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
血管紧张素 II^仰卧位:质量浓度:时间点:血浆:定量型:
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
angiotensine II^achteroverliggend:massa/volume:moment:plasma:kwantitatief:
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Angiotensiin II^pikali:MCnc:Pt:P:Qn:
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Angiotensine II^Couché sur le dos:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Plasma:Quantitatif:
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Angiotensine II^Couché sur le dos:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Plasma:Quantitatif:
fr-FRFrench (France)
Angiotensine II position couchée:Masse/Volume:Ponctuel:Plasma:Numérique:
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Angiotensina II^supino:MCnc:Pt:Plasma:Qn:
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Angiotensina II^supino::Pt:Plas:Qn:
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Ангиотензин II^лёжа на спине:МассКонц:ТчкВрм:Плаз:Колич:
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Angiotensina II ^ en decúbito supino:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Plasma:Cuantitativo:
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Angiotensina II^En posición supina:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Plasma:Qn:
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Anjiyotensin II^omurga:KütlKons:Zmlı:Plaz:Kant:

Example Units

Unit Source
pg/mL Example UCUM Units

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