Module 6 Post Quiz .docx - Module 6 Post Quiz 1 In performing a breast examination the nurse knows that examining the upper outer quadrant of the breast

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Module 6 Post Quiz 1. In performing a breast examination, the nurse knows that examining the upper outer quadrant of the breast is especially important. The reason for this is that the upper outer quadrant is The location of most breast tumors 2. If a patient reports a recent breast infection, then the nurse should expect to find ________ node enlargement. Contralateral axillary 3. A 9-year-old girl is in the clinic for a sport physical examination. After some initial shyness she finally asks, “Am I normal? I don’t seem to need a bra yet, but I have some friends who do. What if I never get breasts?” The nurse’s best response would be: “I understand that it is hard to feel different from your friends. Breasts usually develop between 8 and 10 years of age.” 4. A woman has just learned that she is pregnant. What are some things the nurse should teach her about her breasts? She can expect her areolae to become larger and darker in color 5. In examining a 70-year-old male patient, the nurse notices that he has bilateral gynecomastia. Which of the following describes the nurse’s best course of action? Explain that this condition may be the result of hormonal changes, and recommend that he see his physician. 6. The nurse is preparing for a class in early detection of breast cancer. Which statement is true with regard to breast cancer in black women in the United States? Black women are more likely to die of breast cancer at any age 7. During a health history interview, a female patient states that she has noticed a few drops of clear discharge from her right nipple. What should the nurse do next?
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