Plasma renin activity

What is Plasma renin activity?

Plasma renin activity is a measure of activity of plasma enzyme renin, which plays a major role in regulation of blood pressure, thirst and urine output.

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I've asked a question before but didn't follow up before it was closed. I have some additional questions:

- Can my thirst come from the gastric...

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Reflux seems to be the cause. Milk neutralizes acid and relieves thirst

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Afib mostly at night just had an attack went to ER, panic attacks go with the afib, before or after it, not sure. low potassium 3.4 polyuria low...

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Hyperaldosteronism

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Yes I agree with you that Primary Hyperaldosteronism must be ruled. However, it would be...

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I have Hyper tension with palpitations ,I was prescribed concur (Bisoprolol fumerate 5 mg).
Two days before my bp went high 175/100,so was given...

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I would explain as follows:

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A 5 6 , 210 lb., 64-year-old male business executive had a physical exam prior to his retirement from corporate work. His blood pressure was...

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A 5 6 , 210 lb., 64-year-old male business executive had a physical exam prior to his retirement from corporate work. His blood pressure was...

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A 5'6", 210 lb., 64-year-old male business executive had a physical exam prior to his retirement from corporate work. His blood pressure was...

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I have Hyper tension with palpitations ,I was prescribed concur ( Bisoprolol fumerate 5 mg). Two days before my bp went high 175/100,so was given...

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My question is I took linsinopril my pressure went up instead of down

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my blood preesure stays high even with med

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