Question 171 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 181 out of 1 pointsA nurse is caring for a patient with SIADH. What severe complication should the nurse assess for?
Question 191 out of 1 pointsA student asks the instructor which of the following is the most potent naturally occurring glucocorticoid. How should the instructor respond? Question 201 out of 1 pointsIf a patient had a problem with the hypothalamus, which of the following hormones wouldbe affected? Question 211 out of 1 pointsA patient has high levels of hormones. To adapt to the high hormone concentrations, the patient’s target cells have the capacity for: Question 221 out of 1 pointsA 35-year-old female took corticosteroid therapy for several months. Which of the following would the nurse expect to find? Question 23
1 out of 1 points A 50-year-old male patient is deficient in ADH production. Which of the following assessment findings would the nurse expect to find? Question 241 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 electrolyteimbalances would be expected in this patient? Question 251 out of 1 pointsA 22-year-old male is admitted to the intensive care unit with a closed head injury sustained in a motorcycle accident. The injury has caused severe damage to the posterior pituitary. Which of the following complications should the nurse anticipate?
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- Fall '17
- keisha lovence
- Vasopressin, neuroendocrinology, Pituitary adenoma