Quiz 10.docx - Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 5-year-old male was diagnosed with glomerulonephritis History reveals that he had an infection 3 weeks

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Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 5-year-old male was diagnosed with glomerulonephritis. History reveals that he had an infection 3 weeks before the onset of this condition. The infection was most likely located in the: Selected Answer: c. Respiratory tract Correct Answer: c. Respiratory tract Question 2 1 out of 1 points When a nurse is preparing to teach about urine, which information should the nurse include? Just before entering the ureter, urine passes through the: Selected Answer: b. Renal pelvis Correct Answer: b. Renal pelvis Question 3 1 out of 1 points When the nurse is discussing the sodium-sensing cells of the glomerulus, what term should the nurse use? Selected Answer: b. Macula densa Correct Answer: b. Macula densa Question 4 1 out of 1 points A 45-year-old female presents with hypertension, anorexia, nausea and vomiting, and anemia. She is diagnosed with chronic renal failure. When the patient asks what caused this anemia, how should
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the nurse respond? Your anemia is caused by: Selected Answer: b. Inadequate production of erythropoietin Correct Answer: b. Inadequate production of erythropoietin Question 5 1 out of 1 points A 6-year-old male is experiencing urine reflux from the urinary bladder into a grossly dilated ureter and calyces. He was diagnosed with vesicoureteral reflux. This condition would be graded: Selected Answer: d. IV Correct Answer: d. IV Question 6 1 out of 1 points A 42-year-old male is involved in a motor vehicle accident during which he loses a lot of blood. The nurse realizes he is in acute renal failure caused by: Selected Answer: c. Inadequate renal blood flow Correct Answer: c. Inadequate renal blood flow Question 7 1 out of 1 points A 15-year-old female presents with flank pain, irritability, malaise, and fever. Tests reveal glomerulonephritis. When the parents ask what could have caused this, how should the nurse respond? Selected Answer: a.
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Poststreptococcal infection Correct Answer: a. Poststreptococcal infection Question 8 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old male is diagnosed with renal failure. While the nurse is reviewing lab results, which of the following lab values would be most consistent with this diagnosis? Selected Answer: a. Elevated plasma creatinine level Correct Answer: a. Elevated plasma creatinine level Question 9 1 out of 1 points A urologist is discussing a structure that supplies blood to the medulla. What is the urologist describing? Selected Answer: a. Renal arteries Correct Answer: a. Renal arteries Question 10 1 out of 1 points When a patient’s renal system secretes rennin, what effect will that cause in the body? It causes the direct activation of: Selected Answer: a.
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