Question 171 out of 1 pointsA 35-year-old female took corticosteroid therapy for several months. Which of the following would the nurse expect to find? Question 181 out of 1 pointsA 50-year-old male patient presents with polyuria and extreme thirst. He was given exogenous ADH. For which of the following conditions would this treatment be effective? Question 19 1 out of 1 points
If a patient’s posterior pituitary is removed, which hormone would the nurse expect todecrease? Question 201 out of 1 pointsIf a patient had a problem with the hypothalamus, which of the following hormones wouldbe affected? Question 211 out of 1 pointsA 54-year-old patient with pulmonary tuberculosis (lung infection) is evaluated for syndrome of inappropriate ADH secretion (SIADH). Which of the following electrolyteimbalances would be expected in this patient? Question 221 out of 1 pointsWhile planning care for a patient from general anesthesia, which principle should the nurse remember? A side effect of some general anesthetic agents is _____ diabetes insipidus. Question 231 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 241 out of 1 pointsA nurse is preparing to teach a patient about Addison disease. Which information should the nurse include? The most common cause of Addison disease is: Question 251 out of 1 pointsA 19-year-old female with type 1 DM was admitted to the hospital with the following lab values: serum glucose 500 mg/dl (high), urine glucose and ketones 4+ (high), and arterial pH 7.20 (low). Her parents state that she has been sick with the “flu” for a week. Which of the following statements best explains her acidotic state?
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