Question 8 1 out of 1 points The most common cause of chronic vascular insufficiency among the elderly is: Selected Answer: d. Atherosclerosis Correct Answer: d. Atherosclerosis Question 9 1 out of 1 points For the patient experiencing esophageal reflux, the nurse would expect which sphincter to be malfunctioning? Selected Answer: b. Lower esophageal Correct Answer: b. Lower esophageal Question 10 1 out of 1 points An 8-week-old female is diagnosed with a congenital heart disease and Down syndrome. Her parents report that she has difficulty defecating. X-ray reveals anorectal malformation that causes complete obstruction often referred to as: Selected Answer: b. Imperforate anus Correct Answer: b. Imperforate anus Question 11 1 out of 1 points A 27-year-old male presents with fever, GI bleeding, hepatomegaly, and transient joint pain. He reports that as a child he received blood transfusions following a motor vehicle accident. He also indicates he was vaccinated against hepatitis B. Which of the following types of hepatitis does the clinician think he most likely has? Selected Answer: c. C Correct Answer: c. C Question 12 1 out of 1 points Cholecystitis is inflammation of the gallbladder wall usually caused by: Selected Answer: b. Obstruction of the cystic duct by a gallstone
Correct Answer: b. Obstruction of the cystic duct by a gallstone Question 13 1 out of 1 points A 55-year-old female has general symptoms of gallstones but is also jaundiced. IV cholangiography would most likely reveal that the gallstones are obstructing the: Selected Answer: c. Cystic duct Correct Answer: c. Cystic duct Question 14 1 out of 1 points A 55-year-old male died in a motor vehicle accident. Autopsy revealed an enlarged liver caused by fatty infiltration, testicular atrophy, and mild jaundice secondary to cirrhosis. The most likely cause of his condition is: Selected Answer: c. Alcoholism Correct Answer: c. Alcoholism Question 15 1 out of 1 points A 24-year-old male who sustained a head injury and fractured femur develops a stress ulcer. A common clinical manifestation of this ulcer is: Selected Answer: b. Bleeding Correct Answer: b. Bleeding Question 16 1 out of 1 points A 40-year-old male develops an intestinal obstruction related to protrusion of the intestine through the inguinal ring. This condition is referred to as: Selected Answer: c.
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- keisha lovence
- Gastroenterology, Vomiting, Crohn's disease, Bowel obstruction