Response of the Renal Kallikrein-Kinin System , Intr a vascular Volume , and Renal Hemodynamics to Sodium Restriction and Diuretic Treatment in Essential Hypertension

@inproceedings{2005ResponseOT,
  title={Response of the Renal Kallikrein-Kinin System , Intr a vascular Volume , and Renal Hemodynamics to Sodium Restriction and Diuretic Treatment in Essential Hypertension},
  author={},
  year={2005}
}
  • Published 2005
The renal kallikrein-kinin system, distinct from the plasma system, is an enzyme sequence producing kinins, principally lysyl bradykinin. While the functions of the system have not been conclusively established, it has been implicated in renal vasodilation and natriuresis, although the evidence is often conflicting. Measurement of urinary kallikrein… CONTINUE READING