Week 7 quiz topics
Amenorrhea (Primary and secondary)
Abmormal uterine bleeding has multiple causes. When a women presents and reports menstrual irregularity
with amenorrhea , which is the most common cause of amenorrhea?
A teenage patient presents with amenorrhea and normal secondary sex characteristics. A progesterone
challenge is ordered. The purpose is to determine the presence of
A nurse practitioner is caring for a woman with primary and secondary amenorrhea. The pelvic exam was
normal. Which of the following may be the cause if etiology originates in the hypothalamus?
A 17-year-old female patient presents with amenorrhea for four months. She did experience menarche at
the age of fifteen but had not had a menstrual cycle since. On physical examination, it is noted that she has
normal secondary sexual characteristics. The nurse
Anna, aged twenty-five years, presents with dysmenorrhea. She states that her sister and her mother have
endometriosis and she would like to be evaluated for it as well. Which if the following is consistent with a
diagnosis of endometriosis?
You are completing a well visit on a 14 year-old female who is currently not menstruating. Primary
amenorrhea is best described as ________.
A progesterone challenge is ordered. The purpose is to determine the presence of
The pituitary gland is responsible for a variety of functions with respect to hormonal regulation and is
composed of two lobes, the anterior and posterior sections. Which of the following list of hormones are
secreted by the anterior pituitary gland
A nurse practitioner is educating a patient who has just been diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome
(PCOS). She needs to be aware that PCOS is associated with which of the following clinical
A patient is coming to the clinic for a follow-up of some diagnostic testing that she had done. When you
review the chart, you find that she now has findings consistent with a diagnosis of polycystic ovary
syndrome (PCOS).You recall that PCOS is characterized by which of the following?