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bicarbonate and excreting hydrogen ions through acidic urine (Doig & Huether, 2014). c. How does the anion gap help you to differentiate between the causes of this acid base disorder? The anion gap can be used to differentiate types of metabolic acidosis (Doig & Huether, 2014). With this specific case study, the patient has a normal anion gap but low serum bicarbonate, and has been having profuse diarrhea, which is indicative of hyperchloremic metabolic acidosis (Doig & Huether, 2014).
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MODULE 2 CASE STUDY 3 d. Describe the genetic alteration which results in sickle cell anemia. Sickle cell anemia is a genetic disease that results from mutation in the beta chain of hemoglobin (Jorde, 2014). e. Draw a Punnett Square which show her father as having a heterozygous genotype for sickle cell and her mother has having a homozygous genotype for sickle cell anemia. Dad S Dad s Mom s Ss ss Mom s Ss ss f. What was this patient’s chance of having sickle cell trait? This patient has a 50% chance of having the sickle cell trait. g. Based on the parent’s genotypes, which one has sickle cell trait and which one has sickle cell anemia? Based on the parent’s genotypes, the mother has sickle cell anemia and the father has sickle cell trait. 5.For what actual or potential complications related to the diagnosis in question 1 does she need to be monitored? You may simply list your answer(s) below using a bullet point format. This does not have to be in a complete sentence. Detrimental dysrhythmias as a result of compromised ventricular contraction (Doig & Huether, 2014).
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MODULE 2 CASE STUDY 4 References Doig, A. K., & Huether, S. E. (2014). The cellular environment: Fluids and electrolytes, acids and bases. In K. L. McCance & S. E. Huether (Eds.), The biologic basis for disease in adults and children (pp.103-134). St. Louis, MO: Mosby Elsevier. Jorde, L. B. (2014). Genes and genetic diseases. In K. L. McCance & S. E. Huether (Eds.), The biologic basis for disease in adults and children (pp.103-134). St. Louis, MO: Mosby Elsevier.
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  • Fall '15
  • david,mary
  • Nursing, Genetics, pH, Case Study, Bicarbonate, sickle cell trait, doig

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