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Question 141 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 151 out of 1 pointsA 50-year-old female presents with lightheadedness and overall abnormal feelings. Hyperaldosteronism is diagnosed. Which of the following symptoms would the nurse expect?Question 161 out of 1 pointsA 54-year-old patient with pulmonary tuberculosis (lung infection) is evaluated for syndrome of inappropriate ADH secretion (SIADH). Which of the following electrolyteimbalances would be expected in this patient?Question 17
1 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. Heis diagnosed with prolactinoma. Which of the following treatments would the nurse help implement?Question 181 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 191 out of 1 pointsIf a patient’s posterior pituitary is removed, which hormone would the nurse expect todecrease?Question 201 out of 1 pointsWhen catecholamines are released in a patient, what should the nurse assess for?Question 211 out of 1 pointsA 45-year-old female has elevated thyroxine production. Which of the following wouldaccompany this condition?
Question 221 out of 1 pointsAn endocrinologist isolated a new hormone and found it to be a water-soluble amine.Which of the following is most like this new hormone?