Select the correct answer. Increased plasma volume: a. decreases Atrial natriuretic factor b....

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Select the correct answer. Increased plasma volume:

a. decreases Atrial natriuretic factor

b. increases angiotensin II levels

c. increases Antidiuretic hormone levels

d. decreased thirst

Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH):

ADH is a peptide or lipid-insoluble hormone that is also called vasopressin. This hormone plays a role in the regulation of the retention of water within the body. This hormone is synthesized within the hypothalamus.

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ADH is carried to the posterior pituitary gland for storage and secretion, when necessary through the neurohypophysial capillaries. The secretion of...

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What Is Blood Plasma? - Function & Components

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This lesson describes blood plasma and discusses its components and function.


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