Difference between revisions of "Template:BNP value"

(Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP))
(Differential Diagnosis (Elevated))
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==== Differential Diagnosis (Elevated)====
 
==== Differential Diagnosis (Elevated)====
* [[CHF]]/[[AMI]]
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* [[CHF]]/[[ACS]]/[[Carcinogenic shock]]
 
* [[PE]]
 
* [[PE]]
 
* [[Pulmonary Hypertension]]
 
* [[Pulmonary Hypertension]]

Revision as of 20:47, 5 October 2015

Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP)

  • <100 CHF ruled out (Sn 90%, NPV 89%)
  • 100-500: Consider differential diagnosis and pre-test probability
  • > 500 Positive (CHF Sp 87%, PPV 90%)

Differential Diagnosis (Elevated)

May have false negatives with obesity and diastolic dysfunction