1 1 out of 1 points A 40-year-old male undergoes surgery for a PTH-secreting tumor in which the parathyroid is removed. Which of the following would the nurse expect following surgery? Selected Answer: c. Decreased calcium reabsorption in the kidney Correct Answer: c. Decreased calcium reabsorption in the kidney Question 2 1 out of 1 points Which principle should the nurse include while planning care for a patient with an ADH problem? ADH release from the posterior pituitary is stimulated by: Selected Answer: b. High serum osmolarity sensed by osmoreceptors in the hypothalamus Correct Answer: b. High serum osmolarity sensed by osmoreceptors in the hypothalamus Question 3 1 out of 1 points A 30-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting visual disturbances. CT reveals a pituitary tumor and lab tests reveal elevated prolactin. He is diagnosed with prolactinoma. Which of the following treatments would the nurse help implement? Selected Answer: a. Dopaminergic agonists Correct Answer: a. Dopaminergic agonists Question 4 1 out of 1 points A 39-year-old female just had a baby. Which hormone will prevent excessive uterine bleeding? Selected Answer: d. Oxytoc in
Correct Answer: d. Oxytoc in Question 5 0 out of 1 points While planning care for a patient from general anesthesia, which principle should the nurse remember? A side effect of some general anesthetic agents is _____ diabetes insipidus. Selected Answer: a. Neurogeni c Correct Answer: b. Nephroge nic Question 6 1 out of 1 points When catecholamines are released in a patient, what should the nurse assess for? Selected Answer: d. Hyperglyce mia Correct Answer: d. Hyperglyce mia Question 7 0 out of 1 points If the patient has a problem with the pineal gland, which substance would the nurse monitor? Selected Answer: c. Cortisol Correct Answer: a. Melaton in Question 8 1 out of 1 points A patient wants to know why ADH is important in the body. What is the nurse’s best response? ADH is important in: Selected Answer: a.
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