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Question 11 out of 1 pointsA 12-year-old male is newly diagnosed with type 1 DM. Which of the following tests should the nurse prepare the patient to best confirm the diagnosis?Question 21 out of 1 pointsA 22-year-old male is admitted to the intensive care unit with a closed head injury sustained in a motorcycle accident. The injury has caused severe damage to the posterior pituitary. Which of the following complications should the nurse anticipate?Question 31 out of 1 pointsA 45-year-old female has elevated thyroxine production. Which of the following would accompany this condition?Question 41 out of 1 pointsAn endocrinologist isolated a new hormone and found it to be a water-soluble amine. Which of the following is most like this new hormone?
Question 51 out of 1 pointsA student asks the instructor which of the following is the most potent naturally occurring glucocorticoid. How should the instructor respond?Question 61 out of 1 pointsA 15-year-old female presents with breast discharge, dysmenorrhea, and excessive excitability. Tests reveal that all her pituitary hormones are elevated. What does the nurse suspect as the most likely cause for these assessment findings?Question 71 out of 1 pointsWhat common neurologic disturbances should the nurse assess for in a patient with a pituitary adenoma?