Pathophysiology of low renin syndromes: sites of renal renin secretory impairment and prorenin overexpression
Department of Psychiatry
Arterioles; Diabetes Mellitus; Enzyme Precursors; Humans; Kidney; Renin; Syndrome
Reports on a study which examines the possible mechanisms of renin hyporesponsivity. Description of the phenomenon in diabetes mellitus and other clinical disorders classified along the lines of renin hyporesponsivity; Role of macula densa in the processing of prorenin to renin; Subcellular sites of potential dysregulation in renin secretory hyporesponsivity.
Kidney Int. 1993 May;43(5):983-99.
Lush, David J.; King, Jean A.; and Fray, John, "Pathophysiology of low renin syndromes: sites of renal renin secretory impairment and prorenin overexpression" (1993). Psychiatry Publications and Presentations. 360.