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NPPA (redirected from natriuretic peptides A)
NPPA A gene on chromosome 1p36.21 that encodes a member of the natriuretic peptide family, which control extracellular fluid volume and electrolyte homeostasis.
NPPA mutations are associated with atrial fibrillation familial type 6.
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Despite these limitations, our review identifies natriuretic peptides as
an intervention, that is well tolerated and possibly effective in preventing dialysis requiring AKI, that is commonly associated with solid organ transplantation.
Natriuretic Peptides as
a Screening Tool in the General Population
Cardiac Natriuretic Peptides as
predictors of mortality.
The extent to which these immunoassays exhibit cross-reactivity to B-type natriuretic peptides as
well as with their glycosylated and nonglycosylated forms is an important question to elucidate, as this may affect the clinical performance of the assays with implications for patient care.
Novel bi-functional natriuretic peptides as
Natriuretic peptides as
markers of mild forms of left ventricular dysfunction: effects of assays on diagnostic performance of markers.