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Selected Answer:b.Dehydration from polyuriaCorrect Answer:b.Dehydration from polyuriaQuestion 91 out of 1 pointsVisual disturbances are a common occurrence in patients with untreated Graves disease. The endocrinologist explains to the patient that the main cause of these complications is:Selected Answer:b.Orbital edema and protrusion of the eyeballCorrect Answer:b.Orbital edema and protrusion of the eyeballQuestion 101 out of 1 pointsA 35-year-old female took corticosteroid therapy for several months. Which of the following would the nurse expect to find?Selected Answer:d.Type 2 DMCorrect Answer:d.Type 2 DMQuestion 111 out of 1 pointsA 25-year-old male presents with fatigue, constipation, and sexual dysfunction. Tests reveal all pituitary hormones are normal and no masses are present. The nurse suspects the most likely cause of his symptoms is a dysfunction in the:Selected Answer:d.Pituitary stalkCorrect Answer:d.Pituitary stalkQuestion 121 out of 1 pointsA nurse is caring for a patient with SIADH. What severe complication should the nurse assess for?
Selected Answer:c.Neurologic damageCorrect Answer:c.Neurologic damageQuestion 131 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:Selected Answer:c.Down-regulationCorrect Answer:c.Down-regulationQuestion 141 out of 1 pointsWhen insulin binds to its receptors on muscle cells, an increase in glucose uptake bythe muscle cells occurs. This is an example of a _____ effect by a hormone.Selected Answer:d.DirectCorrect Answer:d.DirectQuestion 151 out of 1 pointsWhich principle should the nurse include while planning care for a patient with an ADH problem? ADH release from the posterior pituitary is stimulated by:Selected Answer:b.High serum osmolarity sensed by osmoreceptors in the hypothalamusCorrect Answer:b.High serum osmolarity sensed by osmoreceptors in the hypothalamusQuestion 161 out of 1 pointsA 25-year-old female with Graves disease is admitted to a medical-surgical unit. Palpation of her neck would most likely reveal:Selected Answer:d.Diffuse thyroid enlargementCorrect d.
Answer:Diffuse thyroid enlargementQuestion 171 out of 1 pointsA patient wants to know what can cause ACTH to be released. How should the nurserespond?Selected Answer:d.