Definition of Angiotonin

1. Noun. Any of several vasoconstrictor substances (trade name Hypertensin) that cause narrowing of blood vessels.

Exact synonyms: Angiotensin, Hypertensin
Specialized synonyms: Angiotensin I, Angiotensin Ii
Generic synonyms: Pressor, Vasoconstrictive, Vasoconstrictor
Language type: Trademark



Medical Definition of Angiotonin

1. Former name for angiotensin. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Angiotonin

angiotensin amide
angiotensin converting enzyme
angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor
angiotensin converting enzymes
angiotensin precursor
angiotensinase
angiotensinogen
angiotensinogenase
angiotensinogenases
angiotensinogens
angiotensins
angiotomies
angiotomy
angiotonia
angiotonic
angiotonin (current term)
angiotrophic
angiya
angiyas
angklung
angklungs
angle
angle-closure glaucoma
angle-park
angle bisector
angle bisectors
angle bracket
angle brackets
angle closure glaucoma
angle for

Literary usage of Angiotonin

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1. The Oxford Medicine by Henry Asbury Christian, James Mackenzie (1920)
"HERRICK, JF, CORCORAN, AC and ESSEX, HE: The effects of renin and of angiotonin on the renal blood flow and blood pressure of the dog, Am. Jour. ..."

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