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Question 251 out of 1 pointsWhile planning care for a patient with hypothyroidism, which principle should the nurse remember? The basal metabolic rate is unusually _____ with hypothyroidism.Question 261 out of 1 pointsA 25-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting changes in facial features. CT scan reveals a mass on the anterior pituitary, and lab tests reveal severely elevated growth hormone (GH). Which of the following would the nurse also expect to find?Question 270 out of 1 pointsIf a patient had a problem with the hypothalamus, which of the following hormones wouldbe affected?
Question 281 out of 1 pointsWhen catecholamines are released in a patient, what should the nurse assess for?Question 291 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 of the following treatments would the nurse help implement?Question 301 out of 1 pointsA 30-year-old male is diagnosed with a hormone-secreting tumor of the pancreas alpha cells. Which of the following would the nurse expect to be most likely increased in this patient?Question 311 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 321 out of 1 pointsA 12-year-old male is newly diagnosed with type 1 DM. Which of the following tests should the nurse prepare the patient to best confirm the diagnosis?Question 331 out of 1 pointsIf a patient’s posterior pituitary is removed, which hormone would the nurse expect to decrease?Question 341 out of 1 pointsWhen insulin binds to its receptors on muscle cells, an increase in glucose uptake by the muscle cells occurs. This is an example of a _____ effect by ahormone.Question 351 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 cause of his symptoms is adysfunction in the: