https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4659046/

Objective: To explore the influence of BNP (Brain Natriuretic Peptide) in plasma ... suspected congestive heart failure (defined by symptoms of shortness of breath or .... In this study, we found that extremely high BNP value (>5000 ng/L) had a ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17541308

Congest Heart Fail. 2007 May-Jun;13(3):136-41. Factors determining extreme brain natriuretic peptide elevation. Guglin M(1), Hourani R, Pitta S.

https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diagnostics/16814-nt-prob-type-natriuretic-peptide-bnp

B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a hormone produced by your heart. ... If you have heart failure, the following NT-proBNP levels could mean your heart function ...

https://www.health.harvard.edu/newsletter_article/bnp-an-important-new-cardiac-test

Feb 1, 2007 ... It's not common for a new diagnostic test to have an immediate impact on clinical practice, but BNP (B-type natriuretic peptide) is just such a test ...

https://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-failure/bnp-blood-test

Nov 5, 2018 ... If you have heart failure, you may have heard of a BNP blood test. But what is ... What Do the Results of the BNP Blood Test Mean? The level of ...

https://www.lifeextension.com/Magazine/2007/6/atd/Page-01

The BNP level can never be used in isolation, however. To understand its true implications and meaning, BNP level must always be considered within the larger ...

https://labtestsonline.org/tests/bnp-and-nt-probnp

Jun 12, 2015 ... Describes how the BNP and NT-proBNP tests are used, when BNP and ... ordered, and what the results of a BNP or NT-proBNP test might mean.

https://www.nbt.nhs.uk/sites/default/files/BNP%20fact%20sheet.pdf

The BNP (NTproBNP) assay has now been introduced at North Bristol NHS Trust ... Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) is a hormone released by the heart when the ...

http://www.chfpatients.com/tests/bnp.htm

As BMI increases, BNP blood test results take on different meaning. ..... In this study, a BNP of 5000 pg/mL or higher predicted a 60% higher risk of dying within 3 ...

https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/007509.htm

Jul 25, 2018 ... Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) test is a blood test that measures levels of a protein called BPN that is made by your heart and blood vessels.