Ch6TestReview - Chapter 6 Quiz 1. Murphys sign is: a. Pain...

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Chapter 6 Quiz 1. Murphy’s sign is: a. Pain produced by pressing under the right costal margin in the presence of an inflamed gallbladder . 2. Your patient is a 22- year old female in mild distress who is complaining of left lower quadrant abdominal pain and nausea. Which of the following questions would be LEAST helpful when determining the etiology of her abdominal pain? a. “have you ever had a sexually transmitted disease?” 3. All of the following contribute to the pathogenesis of diverticulosis EXCEPT: a. Decreased colon motility 4. Your patient, who has a history of Cholecystitis, is experiencing pain in her right shoulder. She is most likely experiencing _____ pain. a. Somatic b. Referred c. Visceral d. Cardiac 5. While palpating the lower abdomen of a 63- year old male complaining of back pain, you note a pulsating mass. You should: a. Ask your partner to confirm b. Determine if the mass is fixed or freely mobile in the abdomen c. Ask the patient to take a deep breath, then palpate while patient exhales d. Stop palpating 6. Which of the following correctly lists the organs and regions of the gastrointestinal tract in sequence after the stomach? a. Duodenum, jejunum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, ileum, colon, rectum, anus b. Duodenum, ileum, jejunum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, rectum, anus c. Duodenum, jejunum, ileum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, rectum, anus 7. Your patient is a 24- year old male complaining of a 1 week history of abdominal pain. He describes the pain as in the upper-right quadrant, dull and reproducible with movement and palpation. He also describes a decreased appetite, weight loss, and clay-colored stool over the same period. Of the following, which is the most likely cause of his clinical condition? a. Acute hepatitis b. Ruptured spleen
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8. Your patient is a 66- year old female who is conscious and alert, complaining of a 1- week history of progressive “lightheadedness” with exertion. She also complain of mild nausea; dark, sticky stools, and pain in her lower abdomen. Which of the following is the most likely cause of this patients condition?
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Ch6TestReview - Chapter 6 Quiz 1. Murphys sign is: a. Pain...

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