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In any event, by virtue of its potent vasoconstrictor effects on the systemic and renal vasculature via the AT1 receptor, Ang II contributes to the maintenance of BP during states of circulatory depression (hypotension) and/or volume depletion. The renal vasoconstrictive effects additionally potentiate the stimulatory effects of Ang II on Na reabsorption by most nephron segments leading to Na and volume conservation. The sodium conservation is further enhanced through the stimulation of aldosterone biosynthesis by Ang II (vide infra).
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