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First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 (2021) | Physician Assistant (PA) School Study Aid
Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone System (RAAS) Regulators
Decreased NaCl Delivery to Macula Densa
Atrial Natriuretic Peptide and Brain Natriuretic Peptide
Angiotensin II Synthesis
Secreted from Liver
Secreted from Juxtaglomerular Cells
Catalyzes Angiotensinogen to Angiotensin I
Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE)
Catalyzes Angiotensin I to Angiotensin II
Angiotensin II Effects
Effects On Vasculature
Increases Vascular Smooth Muscle Contraction
Increases Blood Pressure
Effects on Kidney
Efferent Arteriole Vasoconstriction
Sodium and Water Reabsorption
Increases Aldosterone Secretion
Effects on CNS
Stimulates Posterior Pituitary Gland to Secrete Vasopressin (ADH)
Stimulates Thirst in Hypothalamus
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