Question 251 out of 1 pointsWhich major symptom in a patient with sickle cell anemia indicates to the nurse, the patient is experiencing a vaso-occlusive crisis? Question 261 out of 1 pointsA 25-year-old female has a heavy menses during which she loses a profuse amount of blood. Which of the following adaptations should the nurse expect? Question 271 out of 1 pointsA staff member wants to know where the greatest proportion of iron is located. How should the nurse respond? The greatest proportion of total
Question 281 out of 1 pointsA 62-year-old female tells her health care provider she has been experiencing regular night sweats that cause her to wake up drenched. She also remarks that she has been unintentionally losing weight. Physicalexam reveals enlarged lymph nodes on her neck that do not appear to be painful. She should be screened for which of the following cancers? Question 291 out of 1 pointsWhen a nurse is reviewing lab results and notices that the erythrocytes contain an abnormally low concentration of hemoglobin, the nurse calls these erythrocytes: Question 301 out of 1 pointsA 34-year-old male presents in the emergency room with extreme fatigue and shortness of breath. His skin and sclera appear to have a yellowish discoloration. These assessment findings are consistent with which type ofanemia?
Question 311 out of 1 pointsA 40-year-old male vegetarian is diagnosed with folate deficiency anemia. He reports that he is an alcoholic. Which of the following factors put him atgreatest risk for developing his disease? Question 321 out of 1 pointsA 58-year-old female presents in the clinic presenting with fatigue, weight loss, and tingling in her fingers. Laboratory findings show low hemoglobin and hematocrit, a high mean corpuscular volume, and normal plasma iron.These assessment findings are consistent with which type of anemia? Question 331 out of 1 pointsA 52-year-old male IV drug user was diagnosed with hepatitis C 5 years ago. He is now experiencing impaired blood clotting. The nurse suspects a decrease in which of the following vitamins? Question 341 out of 1 pointsA 5-year-old male was diagnosed with normocytic-normochromic anemia. Which of the following anemias does the nurse suspect the patient has?
Question 351 out of 1 pointsA 10-year-old male is diagnosed with leukemia. The nurse assesses for which other condition that could be associated with his disease?
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- Spring '15
- Hematology, Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia