A butterﬂy rash on the face is characteristic of which inﬂammatory connective tissue disease?1. Rheumatoid arthritis2. Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)3. Paget’s disease4. GoutCorrect Answer: 2Rationale 1: Rheumatoid arthritis does not present with a rash.Rationale 2: Most people with SLE have skin manifestations at some point during their disease. SLE was origi-nally described as a skin disorder and named for the characteristic red butterﬂy rash across the cheeks andbridge of the nose.Rationale 3: Patients with Paget’s disease do not have a rash.Rationale 4: Patients with gout do not have a rash.
Global Rationale:Cognitive Level: ApplyingClient Need: Physiological IntegrityClient Need Sub: Physiological AdaptationNursing/Integrated Concepts: Nursing Process: AssessmentLearning Outcome: 51-4Question 19Type: MCSAThe patient presents with contracture deformities of the hand and complains of severe pain. What muscu-loskeletal disorder does this patient manifest?