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Question 16 An endocrinologist isolated a new hormone and found it to be a water-soluble amine. Which of the following is most like this new hormone?a. Growth hormone (GH)b.Luteinizing hormone (LH)c. Antidiuretic hormone (ADH)d.Epinephrine1 points Question 17 A nurse recalls insulin has an effect on which of the following groups of electrolytes?
1 points Question 18 Diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus (DM), and SIADH share which of the following assessmentmanifestations?1 points Question 19 A patient wants to know what can cause ACTH to be released. How should the nurse respond?1 points Question 20 A 3-year-old male was diagnosed with congenital hypothyroidism. The parents ask the nurse if left untreated what will happen. What is the nurse’s best response? If left untreated, the child would have:a. Mental retardation and stunted growth
b.Increased risk of childhood thyroid cancerc. Hyperactivity and attention deficit disorderd.Liver, kidney, and pancreas failure1 points Question 21 A 40-year-old male undergoes surgery for a PTH-secreting tumor in which the parathyroid is removed. Which of the following would the nurse expect following surgery?1 points Question 22 A 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?1 points Question 23
A 30-year-old male is diagnosed with a hormone-secreting tumor of the pancreas alpha cells. Which of the following would the nurse expect to be most likely increased in this patient?1 points Question 24 A 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?a. Dilutional hyponatremiab.Dehydration from polyuriac. Cardiac arrest from hyperkalemiad.Metabolic acidosis1 points