Renin Content of Systemic Blood of Rats with Desoxycorticosterone and Metacorticoid Hypertension
No increased renin concentration was detected in the systemic blood of rats with desoxycorti-costerone and metacorticoid hypertension, using the guinea-pig; ileum method of renin estimation. Re-establishment of the circulation through totally ischemic rat kidney is followed by the liberation of large amounts of renin.
- Received March 16, 1954.
- © 1954 American Heart Association, Inc.