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B-type natriuretic peptide

B-type natriuretic peptide is a topic covered in the Guide to Diagnostic Tests.

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B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP), plasma

Lavender, pink

0–100 pg/mL

[0–347 pmol/L]


Point-of-care immunoassays also available.

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McPhee, Stephen J., et al. "B-type Natriuretic Peptide." Guide to Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2017. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619084/all/B_type_natriuretic_peptide.
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. B-type natriuretic peptide. Guide to Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619084/all/B_type_natriuretic_peptide. Accessed August 19, 2019.
McPhee, S. J., Lu, C. M., & Nicoll, D. (2017). B-type natriuretic peptide. In Guide to Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619084/all/B_type_natriuretic_peptide
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. B-type Natriuretic Peptide [Internet]. In: Guide to Diagnostic Tests. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. [cited 2019 August 19]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619084/all/B_type_natriuretic_peptide.
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