LOINC
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LP15027-3EPINEPHrineActive

Descriptions

LP15027-3   EPINEPHrine
The active sympathomimetic hormone from the adrenal medulla in most species. It stimulates both the alpha- and beta- adrenergic systems, causes systemic vasoconstriction and gastrointestinal relaxation, stimulates the heart, and dilates bronchi and cerebral vessels. It is used in asthma and cardiac failure and to delay absorption of local anesthetics. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

LP15027-3   EPINEPHrine
Epinephrine testing is used to distinguish cases of suspected pheochromocytome from other causes of episodic hypertensive symptoms. Source: Regenstrief Institute

Basic Part Properties

Name
EPINEPHrine
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
Epineph

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
肾上腺素
Synonyms: E;Epi;Epin;Epinphrine;Eppi
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
adrenaline
Synonyms: epinephrine
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Epinefriin
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Adrénaline
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Adrénaline
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Epinefrina
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Эпинефрин
Synonyms: Адреналин
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Epinefrina
Synonyms: Адреналин
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Epinefrin