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they are on fire.” He has a loss of vibratory sense, +1 Achilles reflex, and a tack embedded in his left heel. Which of the following would be an appropriate treatment? a. Tricyclic antidepressants b. Capsaicin cream c. Vitamin B12 injections d. Insulin DM-should see a podiatrist
After removing a tack from a type 2 diabetic’s heel and evaluating the site for infection, what is the best plan for this patient?
RADIOACTIVE IODINE (RAI)- destroys thyroid tissue The patient is prescribed radioactive iodine (RAI) and asks the clinician how this drug works. The clinician’s response should include which of the following data?
A patient is diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Which of the following electrocardiogram changes should the clinician expect as a manifestation of the disease?
After 6 months of Synthroid therapy, the clinician should expect which of the following in the repeat thyroid studies? a. Elevated TSH b. Normal TSH c. Low TSH d. Undetectable TSH INCREASED ANTITHYROGLOBULIN ANTIBODIES-may mean untreated Graves disease
Which of the following laboratory findings should the clinician expect in a patient with untreated Graves’ disease?
The clinician prescribes glipizide (Glucotrol) for a diabetic patient. Which statement made by the patient would indicate that your teaching has been effective?
How often should the clinician examine the feet of a person with diabetes?
GOUT-increased uric acid level Mr. S presents in the clinic with pain, tenderness, erythema, and swelling of his left great toe. The clinician suspects acute gout. Which of the following should the clinician expect in the initial test results for this patient? a. Elevated uric acid level b. Elevated blood urea nitrogen c. Decreased urine pH d. Decreased C-reactive protein DM DIAGNOSIS-oral GTT >250
Which of the following is diagnostic for diabetes mellitus?

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