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Question 20 1 out of 1 pointsA patient wants to know why ADH is important in the body. What is the nurse’s best response? ADH is important in: Question 21 1 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 causeof his symptoms is a dysfunction in the: Question 22 1 out of 1 pointsA 30-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting visual disturbances. CT reveals a pituitary tumor and lab tests reveal elevated prolactin. He is diagnosed with prolactinoma. Which ofthe following treatments would the nurse help implement?
Question 23 1 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: Question 24 1 out of 1 pointsAn endocrinologist isolated a new hormone and found it to be a water-soluble amine. Which of the following is most like this new hormone? Question 25 1 out of 1 pointsWhen a patient wants to know what most commonly causes hypoparathyroidism, how should the nurse reply? It is most commonly caused by:
Question 26 1 out of 1 pointsA 22-year-old female has a low level of TSH. What condition does the nurse expect the patient is experiencing? Question 27 1 out of 1 pointsA patient has researched lipid-soluble hormones on the Internet. Which information indicates the patient has a good understanding? Lipid-soluble hormone receptors cross the plasma membrane by: Question 28 1 out of 1 pointsA nurse is caring for a patient with SIADH. What severe complication should the nurse assess for?