Selected Answer:c.HypokalemiaCorrect Answer:c.HypokalemiaQuestion 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?Selected Answer:a.HyponatremiaCorrect Answer:a.HyponatremiaQuestion 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?Selected Answer:a.Dopaminergic agonistsCorrect Answer:a.Dopaminergic agonistsQuestion 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.Selected Answer:b.LowCorrect Answer:b.LowQuestion 191 out of 1 pointsIf a patient’s posterior pituitary is removed, which hormone would the nurse expect todecrease?Selected Answer:b.ADHCorrect Answer:b.ADHQuestion 201 out of 1 pointsWhen catecholamines are released in a patient, what should the nurse assess for?Selected Answer:d.HyperglycemiaCorrect Answer:d.HyperglycemiaQuestion 211 out of 1 pointsA 45-year-old female has elevated thyroxine production. Which of the following wouldaccompany this condition?Selected d.
Answer:Decreased thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)Correct Answer:d.Decreased thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)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?Selected Answer:d.EpinephrineCorrect Answer:d.EpinephrineQuestion 230 out of 1 pointsA 35-year-old female took corticosteroid therapy for several months. Which of the following would the nurse expect to find?Selected Answer:b.Episodes of hypoglycemiaCorrect Answer:d.Type 2 DMQuestion 241 out of 1 pointsA 39-year-old female just had a baby. Which hormone will prevent excessive uterine bleeding?Selected Answer:d.OxytocinCorrect Answer:d.OxytocinQuestion 251 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 increasedin this patient?
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