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Question 18 1 out of 1 pointsDuring childhood, the thymus decreases in size, and this is referred to as _____ atrophy.Question 19
1 out of 1 pointsA 13-year-old girl has a karyotype that reveals an absent homologous X chromosome with only a single X chromosome present. What medical diagnosis will the nurse observe on the chart?Question 20 1 out of 1 pointsA nurse is reading a chart and sees the term oncotic pressure. The nurse recalls that oncotic pressure (colloid osmotic pressure) is determined by:Question 21 1 out of 1 pointsA patient has a heart attack that leads to progressive cell injury that causes cell death with severe cell swelling and breakdown of organelles. What term would the nurse use to define this process?
sQuestion 22 1 out of 1 pointsA 20-year-old pregnant female gives birth to a stillborn child. Autopsy reveals that the fetus has 92 chromosomes. What term may be on the autopsy report to describe this condition?Question 23 1 out of 1 pointsIn teaching a patient with cirrhosis, which information should the nurse include regarding cholesterol?Question 24 1 out of 1 pointsThe ion transporter that moves Na+and Ca2+simultaneously in the same direction is an example of which of the following types of transport?
rtCorrect Answer: d.SymportQuestion 25 1 out of 1 pointsWhy is potassium able to diffuse easily in and out of cells?