A Hyperosmolar hyperglycemic nonketotic syndrome HHNKS Correct B DKA C

A hyperosmolar hyperglycemic nonketotic syndrome

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A. Hyperosmolar hyperglycemic nonketotic syndrome (HHNKS) Correct B. DKA C. Hypoglycemia D. Somogyi effect It is true that neurogenic diabetes insipidus (DI): (select all that apply) A. results from low levels of antidiuretic hormone (ADH). Correct B. occurs with organic lesion of the hypothalamus or pituitary. Correct C. may be demonstrated by excessively concentrated urine. D. is caused by low levels of antidiuretic hormone (ADH). Correct E. caused by inadequate response of the renal tubules to available antidiuretic hormone (ADH). A newly diagnosed diabetic patient will exhibit symptoms of: (select all that apply) A. polydipsia. Correct B. anuria. C. polyphagia. Correct D. weight loss. Correct E. loss of muscle mass. Risk factors for insulin resistance include: (select all that apply) A. obesity. Correct B. inactivity. Correct C. low-fat diet. D. age. Correct E. medications. Correct
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Complications experienced by patients with chronic uncontrolled type 2 diabetes are: (select all that apply) A. peripheral vascular disease. Correct B. orthostatic hypotension. Correct C. thickened capillary membranes. Correct D. increased glomerular filtration rate (GFR). E. visual difficulties. Correct Chapter 20 Which description appropriately defines the term anemia? A. Increased white blood cell size B. Increased erythrocyte number in circulating blood C. Decreased erythrocytes in circulating blood Correct D. Decreased circulating platelets Pernicious anemia is: A. a result of the increased production of intrinsic factor. B. associated with end-stage type A chronic atrophic gastritis. Correct C. caused by a viral infection. D. generally diagnosed by age 16 years. What is the primary function of albumin as a component of human blood? Albumin: A. creates a fibrin clot as a part of the clotting cascade. B. regulates the movement of water and solutes via osmotic pressure. Correct C. serves as an aqueous medium for organic materials. D. generates intravascular pressure to circulate blood. The primary function of erythrocyte is to: A. protect the body from bacterial infection. B. control vascular bleeding through clotting. C. carry oxygen attached to its hemoglobin. Correct D. warm the body to prevent hypothermia. Platelets are essential in what physiological process? A. Phagocytosis B. Blood coagulation Correct C. Cell oxygenation
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D. Removal of cellular waste Hemoglobin’s primary function is to: A. initiate a method to control excessive bleeding. B. stimulate the production of blood cells. C. carry oxygen from the lungs to the tissues. Correct D. begin the process of inflammation. Which function is recognized as the purpose of the continuous circulation of blood? (select all that apply) A. Defending against invading infections Correct B. Maintaining acid-base balance Correct C. Prevention of cellular breakdown D. Supporting cellular metabolism Correct E. Removal of cellular waste products Correct What statement concerning leukocytes (white blood cells) is TRUE? (select all that apply) A. Leukocytes are involved in the removal of debris, including dead or injured cells.
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