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Nurs 6501 Advance Pathophyisology WK9 Quiz Question 2 1 out of 1 points A patient wants to know what can cause ACTH to be released. How should the nurse respond? Selected Answer: d. Acute stressors Correct Answer: d. Acute stressors Question 3 1 out of 1 points A 50-year-old female presents with lightheadedness and overall abnormal feelings. Hyperaldosteronism is diagnosed. Which of the following symptoms would the nurse expect? Selected Answer: c. Hypokalemia Correct Answer: c. Hypokalemia Question 4 1 out of 1 points A nurse is caring for a patient with SIADH. What severe complication should the nurse assess for? Selected Answer: c. Neurologic damage Correct Answer: c. Neurologic damage Question 5 1 out of 1 points A 39-year-old female just had a baby. Which hormone will prevent excessive uterine bleeding? Selected Answer: d. Oxytocin Correct Answer: d. Oxytocin Question 6 1 out of 1 points
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When a nurse is assessing the physical features of individuals with Cushing syndrome, these findings will include: Selected Answer: b. Truncal obesity and moon face Correct Answer: b. Truncal obesity and moon face Question 7 1 out of 1 points A 25-year-old male presents with fatigue, constipation, and sexual dysfunction. Tests reveal all pituitary hormones are normal and no masses are present. The nurse suspects the most likely cause of his symptoms is a dysfunction in the: Selected Answer: d. Pituitary stalk Correct Answer: d. Pituitary stalk Question 8 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 9 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?
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