1.Which of the following integrate the CNS and the endocrine system?a.Pituitary glandb.Hypothalamus c.Adrenal cortexd.Cerebral cortex2.Which of the following structures control the functions of the greatest number of target cells?3.What are the significant signs of acute bacterial meningitis?4.Growth hormone excess in adults 5.A 55 year old male pt has reported joint pain in his right grate toe. Which of the following blood work results should prompt primary gout?a.Increased serum uric acid b.Increased serum cortisolc.Increase C-reactive protein (CRP)d.Increased polymorphonuclear leukocytes 6.One reason for staging a malignant tumor at the time of diagnosis is to:7.Which of the following measures should a public health nurse recommend to a middle aged women to reduce their changes of developing osteoporosis later in life?8.Which of the following represents a general characteristic of cancerous cells?
9.Which type of leukocyte is usually elevated with a bacterial infection?a.Basophilsb.Eosinophilsc.Neutrophils d.Lymphocytes10. Which of the following would cause edema?
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