"Natriuretic Peptides" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Peptides that regulate the WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE in the body, also known as natriuretic peptide hormones. Several have been sequenced (ATRIAL NATRIURETIC FACTOR; BRAIN NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE; C-TYPE NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE).
- Natriuretic Peptides
- Peptides, Natriuretic
- Natriuretic Peptide Hormones
- Peptide Hormones, Natriuretic
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