NURS 6501N- 13 Advanced Pathophysiology Week 6 Quiz 1.A 42-year-old female presents with dyspnea, rapid, shallowing breathing, inspiratory crackles; decreased lung compliance; and hypoxemia. Tests reveal fulminant form of respiratory failure characterized by acute lung inflammation and diffuse alveolocapillary injury. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis the nurse will observe on the chart? 2.While reviewing lab results, to help confirm a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis in a 1-year-old child which substance will be present in the child’s sweat? 3.Which patient would the nurse assess for paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND)? A patient with: 4.A 25-year-old female recently underwent surgery and is now experiencing dyspnea, cough, fever, and leukocytosis. Tests reveal that she has a collapsed lung caused by removal of air from obstructed alveoli. What condition will the nurse observe on the chart? 5.A 57-year-old male presents with cough, sputum production, dyspnea, and decreased lungvolume. He is diagnosed with pneumoconiosis. When taking patient’s history, which finding is the most probable cause of his illness?
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