likely treat this patient with:Selected Answer:c. ChemotherapyCorrect Answer:c. ChemotherapyQuestion 131 out of 1 pointsA 65-year-old male experienced loss of appetite, weight loss, lemon-yellowskin, liver enlargement, and a beefy red tongue shortly before his death. Autopsy suggested pernicious anemia, and the cause of death would mostlikely reveal:Selected Answer:c. Heart failureCorrect Answer:c. Heart failureQuestion 141 out of 1 pointsDuring an infection, the nurse assesses the lymph nodes. Lymph nodes enlarge and become tender because:Selected Answer:a. Lymphocytes are rapidly dividing.Correct Answer:a. Lymphocytes are rapidly dividing.Question 151 out of 1 pointsA 21-year-old female was recently diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia. In addition to fatigue and weakness, which of the following clinical signs and symptoms would she most likely exhibit?Selected Answer:b. Spoon-shaped nailsCorrect Answer:b. Spoon-shaped nails
Question 161 out of 1 pointsWhile checking lab results, the nurse remembers the normal leukocyte count is:Selected Answer:b. 5,000-10,000/mm3Correct Answer:b. 5,000-10,000/mm3Question 171 out of 1 pointsA newborn baby is diagnosed with a blood disorder in which her platelet count is low. Which of the following does the nurse suspect could be the reason?Selected Answer:c. Decreased thrombopoietinCorrect Answer:c. Decreased thrombopoietinQuestion 180 out of 1 pointsA 20-year-old female undergoes lab testing for anemia. Results show high iron, bilirubin, and transferrin and low hemoglobin and hematocrit. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis to be documented on the chart?Selected Answer:d. Sideroblastic anemiaCorrect Answer:a. Pernicious anemiaQuestion 191 out of 1 pointsA nurse monitors for the most common childhood cancer, which is:Selected Answer:a. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia(ALL)Correct Answer:a. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia
(ALL)Question 201 out of 1 pointsAn adult patient’s blood sample is analyzed in a laboratory. Assuming a normal sample, which type of white blood cell accounts for the highest percentage?Selected Answer:a. NeutrophilsCorrect Answer:a. NeutrophilsQuestion 211 out of 1 pointsHow should the nurse prepare a patient who is to receive a Schilling test for pernicious anemia?Selected Answer:a. Administer radioactive cobalamin and measure its excretion in the urine.Correct Answer:a. Administer radioactive cobalamin and measure its excretion in the urine.Question 221 out of 1 pointsA 45-year-old female undergoes a splenectomy to remove a tumor. Which of the following assessment finding is most likely to occur following surgery?Selected Answer:a. LeukocytosisCorrect Answer:a. LeukocytosisQuestion 231 out of 1 pointsA 15-year-old male with infectious mononucleosis is being given instructions on how to prevent the spread of this infection to others. Whichstatement represents a correct instruction?
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