Visceral b. Somatic c. Parietal d. Referred
1 points QUESTION 20 1. Outbreaks of hepatitis _____ often occur in young children attending day care centers and can be attributed to poor hand washing. a. A b. B c. C d. D 1 points QUESTION 21 1. A 54-year-old male is diagnosed with peptic ulcer disease. This condition is most likely caused by: a. Hereditary hormonal imbalances with high gastrin levels b. Breaks in the mucosa and presence of corrosive secretions c. Decreased vagal activity and vascular engorgement d. Gastric erosions related to high ammonia levels and bile reflux 1 points QUESTION 22 1. Kwashiorkor is a severe dietary deficiency of: a. Fat-soluble vitamins b. Carbohydrates c. Protein d. Calcium and magnesium 1 points QUESTION 23 1. Which of the following symptoms would help a health care provider distinguish between ulcerative colitis and Crohn disease? a. Abdominal pain b. Pattern of remission/exacerbations c. Diarrhea d. Malabsorption 1 points QUESTION 24 1. A 6-month-old male infant is brought to the ER after the sudden development of abdominal pain, irritability, and vomiting followed by passing of “currant jelly” stool. Ultrasound reveals intestinal obstruction in which the ileum collapsed through the ileocecal valve and invaginated into the large intestine. This type of obstruction is referred to as: a. Prolapse b. Pyloric stenosis
c. Intussusception d. Imperforation 1 points QUESTION 25 1. A 45-year-old male complains of heartburn after eating and difficulty swallowing. He probably has: a. Pyloric stenosis b. Gastric cancer c. Achalasia d. Hiatal hernia 1 points QUESTION 26 1. Where does the nurse expect the obstruction to be in a patient with extrahepatic portal hypertension? a. Sinusoids b. Bile ducts c. Hepatic portal vein d. Hepatic artery 1 points QUESTION 27 1. A 60-year-old male is diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus. Which of the following factors most likely contributed to his disease? a. Reflux esophagitis b. Intestinal parasites c. Ingestion of salty foods d. Frequent use of antacids 1 points QUESTION 28 1. A 20-year-old male was recently diagnosed with lactose intolerance. He eats an ice cream cone and develops diarrhea. His diarrhea can be classified as _____ diarrhea.
- Spring '15
- Osmosis, Achalasia, a. Intussusception