308 lesson 3 Test 1
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What are 7 ways that the body Regulates Water Balance?
- 1. hypothalamic regulation
- 2. pituitary regulation
- 3. adrenocortical regulation
- 4. renal regulation
- 5. cardiac regulation
- 6. gastrointestinal regulation
- 7. insensible water loss
What does the body secrete in response to increase in blood volume?
Give two example of diseases that stretches the heart tissue:
How does Natriuretic Peptide decrease blood volume and blood osmolarity?
increasing urine and Na excretion
What is the diagnostic tool for HF?
BNP (Blood Natriuretic peptide)
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