In cases of heart failure, a person will have increased blood volume.
C 2000 by the American College of Cardiology.
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In this lesson, you're going to learn exactly what this is about as we define atrial natriuretic peptide and its major roles and functions in the body.
N1 - Funding Information: This study was funded by the Mayo Foundation.
The hormone is constitutively expressed in the ventricle in response to stress induced by increased afterload eg.