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Question 151 out of 1 pointsIf the patient has a problem with the pineal gland, which substance would the nurse monitor?
Question 161 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 171 out of 1 pointsA 45-year-old female has elevated thyroxine production. Which of the following would accompany this condition?Question 181 out of 1 pointsA 54-year-old patient with pulmonary tuberculosis (lung infection) is evaluated
for syndrome of inappropriate ADH secretion (SIADH). Which of the following electrolyte imbalances would be expected in this patient?Question 190 out of 1 pointsA 50-year-old male patient is deficient in ADH production. Which of the following assessment findings would the nurse expect to find?Question 201 out of 1 pointsA 44-year-old patient with pulmonary tuberculosis (lung infection) is evaluated for SIADH. Which of the following assessment findings would be expected in this patient?Question 211 out of 1 points
A 39-year-old female just had a baby. Which hormone will prevent excessive uterine bleeding?Question 221 out of 1 pointsWhat common neurologic disturbances should the nurse assess for in a patient with a pituitary adenoma?Question 231 out of 1 pointsA patient wants to know why ADH is important in the body. What is the nurse’s best response? ADH is important in: