Correct Answer:Correcta. NeoplasmQuestion 231 out of 1 pointsA 65-year-old female is diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. She has developed muscle wasting. Which of the following substances would be produced in large quantities to eliminate the tumor cells and cause muscle wasting?Selected Answer:Correctc. Tumor necrosis factorCorrect Answer:Correctc. Tumor necrosis factorQuestion 241 out of 1 pointsAfter teaching about stress, which information indicates a correct understanding of stress?Selected Answer:Correctb. It can be viewed as transactional.Correct Answer:Correctb. It can be viewed as transactional.Question 251 out of 1 pointsWhen a patient asks the nurse what hypersensitivity is, how should the nurse respond? Hypersensitivity is best defined as:Selected Answer:Correctc. An excessive or inappropriate response of the immune system to a sensitizing antigenCorrect Answer:Correctc. An excessive or inappropriate response of the immune system to a sensitizing antigenQuestion 261 out of 1 pointsStress induces sympathetic stimulation of the adrenal medulla. This causes the secretion of catecholamines, which include:
Selected Answer:Correctc. Epinephrine and norepinephrineCorrect Answer:Correctc. Epinephrine and norepinephrineQuestion 271 out of 1 pointsWhile planning care, a nurse recalls seasonal allergic rhinitis is expressed through:Selected Answer:Correcta. IgE-mediated reactionsCorrect Answer:Correcta. IgE-mediated reactionsQuestion 281 out of 1 pointsWhen histamine is released in the body, which of the following responses would the nurse expect?Selected Answer:Correctb. EdemaCorrect Answer:Correctb. EdemaQuestion 290 out of 1 pointsA 30-year-old female is diagnosed with cancer. Testing reveals that the cancer cells have spread to local lymph nodes. A nurse realizes this cancer would be documented as stage:Selected Answer:Incorrectb. 2Correct Answer:Correctc. 3Question 301 out of 1 points
A 35-year-old male is diagnosed with a hormone-secreting tumor of the adrenal medulla. He experienceselevated blood pressure, pupil dilation, “goose bumps,” and increased anxiety. Which of the following hormones is the predominant one released by the tumor?Selected Answer:Correctc. NorepinephrineCorrect Answer:Correctc. NorepinephrineQuestion 311 out of 1 pointsWhich of the following individuals would be at greatest risk for an opportunistic infection?Selected Answer:Correctc. 24-year-old who is immunocompromisedCorrect Answer:Correctc. 24-year-old who is immunocompromisedQuestion 321 out of 1 pointsA 10-year-old male is stung by a bee while playing in the yard. He begins itching and develops pain, swelling, redness, and respiratory difficulties. He is suffering from:Selected Answer:Correctc. AnaphylaxisCorrect Answer:Correctc. Anaphylaxis
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