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Question 161 / 1 ptsWhich characteristic supports the diagnosis of Angelman syndrome?Short stature, hypotonia, obesityGrowth retardation, leg length discrepancy, small faceLarge size, creases on the earlobe, large tongueCorrect!Severe mental retardation, seizures, ataxiaAngelman syndrome is characterized by severe mental retardation, seizures, and ataxia.Prader-Willi syndrome is characterized by short stature, hypotonia, and obesity. Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome is characterized by large size for gestational age, creases on the earlobe, and a large tongue. Russel-Silver syndrome is characterized by growth retardation, leg length discrepancy, and a small, triangular-shaped face.Question 171 / 1 ptsA 6-year-old girl with a diagnosis of Marfan syndrome is being assessed at a communityhealth clinic. Which of the following assessments would be the health care professional's lowestpriority?
Question 181 / 1 ptsA new older female client at a long-term care facility has a diagnosis of type 1 neurofibromatosis. As part of the intake assessment protocol for the facility, the clinical educator is teaching the care staff about the diagnosis. Which of the following statements most accurately conveys an aspect of neurofibromatosis?Question 19
1 / 1 ptsWhat is the definition of incidence rate?Correct!