Selected Answer: a. Elevated plasma creatinine level Question 22 1 out of 1 points While planning care for a patient who has acute pyelonephritis. A nurse recalls the most common condition associated with the development of acute pyelonephritis is: Selected Answer: c. Urinary tract obstruction Question 23
1 out of 1 points A 7-year-old male presents to his primary care provider for incontinence. His mother indicates that he has never been continent. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis the nurse will observe on the chart? Selected Answer: c. Primary enuresis Question 24 1 out of 1 points A 27-year-old male has a severe kidney obstruction leading to removal of the affected kidney. Which of the following would the nurse expect to occur? Selected Answer: b. Compensatory hypertrophy of the remaining kidney Question 25 1 out of 1 points Anemia accompanies chronic renal failure because of: Selected Answer: c. Inadequate production of erythropoietin Question 26 1 out of 1 points When describing the male urinary anatomy, which information should the nurse include? The portion of the male urethra that is closest to the bladder is the _____ portion. Selected Answer: b. Prostatic Question 27 1 out of 1 points
A 35-year-old hypertensive male begins taking a diuretic. Which of the following common side effects of this medication should the nurse monitor? Selected Answer: a. Hypokalemia Question 28 1 out of 1 points A 29-year-old female presents with cloudy urine, flank pain, hematuria, and fever. Which of the following does the nurse suspect the patient is most likely experiencing? Selected Answer: a. Acute cystitis Question 29 1 out of 1 points A 55-year-old male presents reporting urinary retention. Tests reveal that he has a lower urinary tract obstruction. Which of the following is of most concern to the nurse? Selected Answer: b. Formation of renal calculi Question 30 1 out of 1 points A 15-year-old male was diagnosed with pharyngitis. Eight days later he developed acute glomerulonephritis. While reviewing the culture results, which of the following is the most likely cause of this disease? Selected Answer: d. Group A ß-hemolytic streptococcus Question 31
1 out of 1 points On average the kidneys receive approximately _____ of the cardiac output.
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